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Student Ambassadors Open Day University College Birmingham

We've got your back

Thinking about your next steps after school and wondering what options are now available to you? There are so many reasons why you should choose to study at University College Birmingham, but don't just take our word for it.

Whether you are interested in vocational courses or A-levels, or you are not quite sure yet, open day is the perfect opportunity to explore your options. We offer award-winning student support with one-to-one tailored support services. 

Book now and reserve your spot.

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Join our open day activities

Enhance your open day experience and get a real feel for what it's like to study here. Starting with a welcome talk from our Vice-Chancellor - Principal, and Pro-Vice-Chancellor, our activities are carefully designed around what type of course you are looking to apply for.


  • Subject-specific presentations with our tutors
  • A tour of our facilities
  • Meet our current students

Sixth Form

  • Introduction to our exciting brand new Sixth Form Centre and A-level options
  • Opportunity to find out about all the support our Sixth Form has to offer
  • Tour of the wider campus and Further Education facilities

View our facilities

Speak with support staff

We have one of the best student support in the UK, as voted for by students.

On the day, our support staff will be there to have a one-to-one chat with you, and answer any questions about:

  • Disability support and academic skills
  • Finance and transport costs
  • Careers and work placements

Find out more

Apply direct

If you like what you see, then you can apply to join one of our courses at your open day. Our Admissions team will be on-hand to support you with your application and you can book a date for your telephone interview. Within a week, you can secure an offer to study one of our exciting college courses. Alternatively, you can always apply online after your open day.

Apply online

FAQs for on-campus events

I would like to attend your open day – how do I book a place?

Do I need to bring a copy of my open day confirmation?

Yes. You can either print your open day confirmation and bring it with you, or have it open on your phone once you arrive so that we can register you on the day.

What time does the event start?

The time depends on which open day you have booked onto. Details of which can be found on our website and on your booking confirmation. We encourage you to attend your subject-specific presentation and to leave enough time to tour the University and speak with Support Services.

How long do the presentations last?

Presentations last roughly 45 minutes with a chance to ask questions at the end.

Can I attend more than one session?

Yes, if you are interested in more courses, or not decided yet between A-levels or college, you can attend a college course talk and a talk about A-levels. 

Which campus do I need to go to?

Please check your booking confirmation to ensure you attend the right campus. It will either be Summer Row or Camden House. If you are unsure where to register, please contact  or call 0121 232 4300.

I have not received email confirmation of my booking – what should I do?

If you do not receive a confirmation email of your booking, please contact us. You can email or call 0121 232 4300. Remember to check your junk mail.

What happens if I arrive late for my subject presentation?

If you arrive late, we will ensure that you attend the next available presentation.

I wish to cancel my open day booking – how can I do this?

Please email or call 0121 232 4300 if you would like to cancel your place.

Do I need to let you know if I or one of my guests has a disability?

Please let us know in advance and we will be happy to make further arrangements.

When does the Sixth Centre Open?

The Sixth Form Centre is due to open in September 2024 and will offer a variety of A-Levels. You can find out more here.

Didn't make it to our open day but still want to visit?

If you can't make it to our open day, look out for our upcoming campus tours. Our friendly student ambassadors will show you around the facilities and tell you all about student life at University College Birmingham. Times and dates are available on the booking form.

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