It’s important at this time of year, and beyond, that we are able to support students with their budget management at what might be a financially difficult period.
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.
'Tis the season to be jolly
Christmas is meant to be a time of happiness and joy but managing your money around this time can cause unwanted stress. This video discusses helpful ways you can budget your funds this Christmas, including gift giving and purchasing your festive meals.
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.
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.
Coping with rising costs of living
If you’re worried about the rising costs of living having an impact on your studies, here are eight tips to help you.Read more
Whether you need support with your learning, finances, health and wellbeing or other areas, our range of dedicated support services are here for you.Read more
Health and wellbeing
We know good health and wellbeing are essential for you to enjoy your university experience and study effectively. Our dedicated team are here to help you.Read more
While studying, it is important to manage your finances and access any help to which you are entitled. Our staff are here to give you the support and advice you need.Read more
Whatever help you need to succeed in your studies, our learning support teams are committed to giving all our students the advice, skills and practical tools to discover your…Read more