Budgeting tips and advice

We want to make sure you feel supported with your finances during your studies.

We have invited students and staff to share their top tips with you on a variety of topics that could help you feel less stressed about any financial pressures you may be experiencing.

Living away from home

We understand that as an international student, moving to the UK can be a culture shock, with you having to relearn how to budget your money. This video will give you lots of tips on how to manage your money as an international student and how to find employment to support yourself financially during your studies.

Food budgeting and meal prep

Food is a necessity, and ensuring you have access to this is just as important to us. Therefore, we have put together this video, which will not only provide you with some budgeting tips, but also tell you how you can benefit from the free food schemes around the University.

Explore Birmingham

Socialising and exploring the wonderful city of Birmingham is an important part of being a University College Birmingham student. But these things can cost money. This video will explore all the ways you can still travel and socialise with your friends without having a negative impact on your budget.

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