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Students shake things up and play 'restaurant inspector' at Purnell's

Students shake things up and play 'restaurant inspector' at Purnell's

A group of Food and Beverage Service students not only had the chance to learn how to make cocktails with the best during a visit to Michelin-starred Glynn Purnell's Birmingham bistro, they were invited to play 'restaurant inspector' and review the food experience.

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Janet 'baldly' braves head shave for cancer charity

Janet 'baldly' braves head shave for cancer charity

A big-hearted hairdressing lecturer 'baldly' braved the clippers herself to raise more than a thousand pounds for Macmillan Cancer Support.

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Ed's memory lives on in logo for new 'elite boxer' course

Ed's memory lives on in logo for new 'elite boxer' course

The memory of a former UCB student who died doing the sport he loved will live on after his image was chosen to help promote a new boxing course.

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Becca a class act as senior tutor at Raymond Blanc cookery school

Becca a class act as senior tutor at Raymond Blanc cookery school

A former UCB student has been cooking up a storm on stage at a string of festivals - including BBC Countryfile Live - over the summer before heading back to the classroom.

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Heat is on to find best young chef in the Midlands

Heat is on to find best young chef in the Midlands

The search is underway to find the best young chef in the Midlands to follow in the footsteps of reigning champion Jo Dainton - who landed a coveted Royal Academy of Culinary Arts (RACA) apprenticeship after winning in 2018.

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Management trainee course prepares hospitality stars for the future

Management trainee course prepares hospitality stars for the future

A group of 19 aspiring young hospitality stars have taken their places on a new management trainee course in partnership with hotel management company RBH and University College Birmingham.

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Students to benefit from UCB recruitment agency award

Students to benefit from UCB recruitment agency award

A recruitment agency based at UCB has been named as one of the most improved in the country after it announced a massive increase in turnover.

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Antoine Sitz at the Ritz for dream degree work placement

Antoine Sitz at the Ritz for dream degree work placement

A French hospitality undergraduate at UCB has completed a dream work placement at one of the world's most renowned hotels in his home country.

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Blenheim Palace placements are jewel in crown for international students

Blenheim Palace placements are jewel in crown for international students

International students on a variety of hospitality courses are receiving the right, royal chance to do work placements at the famous Blenheim Palace thanks to UCB and its employability service, hired@UCB.

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Trailblazer Harprit recognised for dedication at British Indian Awards

Trailblazer Harprit recognised for dedication at British Indian Awards

The Assistant Director of Teaching and Learning Enhancement and lecturer at UCB beat off stiff competition to win Best in Education at the British Indian Awards.

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