Discover University College Birmingham
If you're considering postgraduate study, then our open days are a great place to start. Get an insight into our unique atmosphere, meet our lecturers and discover more about our cutting-edge facilities and range of postgraduate degrees - many of which are accredited by the University of Warwick (2022) - one of the world’s top-ranked academic institutions.
On the day
Speak with support staff
On the day, you will have the opportunity to speak to any of our support staff, including finance and Admissions.Find out more
Financing your studies
We will provide you with information about course fees, scholarships and internships, plus you can check if you are eligible to receive a postgraduate loan.Find out more
FAQs for on-campus events
I would like to attend your open day – how do I book a place?
You can book your place here.
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 event starts at 5pm and runs until 7.30pm. You will be able to speak with Admissions and Student Finance from 5.00pm, and your course presentation will begin at 6pm.
Do I have to book to attend any of the subject presentations?
Unfortunately, we will not be able to accept walk-ins on the day, so we recommend that you book in advance to avoid disappointment.
How long do the presentations last?
Presentations last roughly 45 minutes with a chance to ask questions at the end.
Which campus do I need to go to?
I am interested in more than one course – do I have to register for each course?
As long as you register on arrival, you do not need to register for more than one course.
Is parking available?
Parking is very limited, so we would recommend using public transport to avoid disappointment.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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, you will still be able to speak with the course lecturers, who will assist with any outstanding information. We also have recordings of the course presentations, that can be sent to you upon request.
I wish to cancel my open day booking – how can I do this?
Please email email@example.com 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.
How can I contact the University?
If you have any questions you can contact us on 0121 232 4300.
Alternatively, you can submit any queries online via our enquiry form.
What happens if the government guidelines change?
If government guidelines change and we can no longer offer an on-campus open day, it will revert to being online and no reimbursement will be made regarding transportation costs outlaid.
University of Warwick accreditation
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