Student stories

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Charlie's Story

Events Management

Charlie Hobbis, an Alumni student at University College Birmingham, studied the Events Management Degree and now owns a multi-6 figure business, OAC Marketing, boasting a wide array of clients.

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Alex's Story

Nursing (Adult) BSc (Hons)

Alex started his journey with us as a bakery student before realising his calling. Completing a health and social care college course with us, he is now on his way to becoming a nurse.

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Gale's Story

International Hospitality and Tourism Management FdA

Gale, one of our former hotel management students turned government employee, has gone on to play a pivotal role in developing hospitality and culinary arts training in Botswana.

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Jack's Story

Strength, Conditioning and Sports Nutrition BSc (Hons)

It was attending a conference of top sporting speakers at University College Birmingham that persuaded Jack to enrol on his degree – three years on, he was one of the guest speakers.

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Ollie's Story

Sports Therapy BSc (Hons)

The cutting-edge sports facilities at University College Birmingham proved too hard to resist for Great Britain triathlete Ollie Greensill, who started his degree as they were being built.

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Madeleine's Story

Prosthetics for Film and Television MA

Now developing a career as a special effects artist, Madeleine found University College Birmingham's master's course offered her unique opportunities she could not find anywhere else.

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