Top-up courses students at University College Birmingham

Top-up Courses

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Open doors to potential new career opportunities 

University College Birmingham has plenty of different courses for students to 'top-up' their higher education qualifications.

Top-up degrees are suitable for students who have achieved a HND (Higher National Diploma), a foundation degree or a European equivalent course.

To view all of our top-up courses, visit the A-Z of Courses.


Transferring from another university?

We consider applications from students who have studied, or are currently studying, a higher education course and now wish to transfer universities. 

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I knew that my choice of university would define my career path. I could not be happier with my decision. The course offered such a diverse selection of modules that opened a variety of doors and opportunities, not only in my field of study, but in countless industries.

Luísa Jardim BA (Hons) International Tourism Management

Open days

We believe the best way to experience UCB is by visiting one of our undergraduate open days where you will get to meet subject lectures and view our first-class equipment for yourself.

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How to apply

If you aren't sure what you need or how to apply for your undergraduate course at UCB then you'll find more information here. 

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Fees, funding and scholarships 

Undergraduate fees at University College Birmingham are among the most competitive in the higher education sector. We also run a number of fee waivers and scholarships that can substantially reduce costs.

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The University owns and manages accommodation for more than 800 students in our purpose-built halls of residence in central Birmingham. Your safety and comfort are our top priorities and whether you opt for en-suite facilities or shared accommodation, we will do our best to ensure you have a great experience. 

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Supported by £130 million investment in our new campuses, equipment and resources, University College Birmingham's facilities are nothing short of world class. 

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Our prospectuses are available to view online and can also be ordered as a printed version.

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