Birmingham City University
Birmingham - United Kingdom
With around 22,000 students from 80 countries, Birmingham City University is a large, diverse and increasingly popular place to study. We put students at the heart of everything we do, giving them the best opportunities for future success.
The University has an enviable reputation for providing quality, student-focused education in a professional and friendly environment. Our superb courses, state-of-the-art facilities, first-rate staff, and focus on practical skills and professional relevance is producing some of the country’s most employable graduates, with the Sunday Times University Guide 2013 ranking us in the UK top 30 for the proportion of our students entering graduate-level jobs.
We put £270 million into the regional economy and support thousands of jobs in the area. We're investing £260 million in our estate, including a major expansion of our city centre campus at Eastside, providing students with an enviable range of facilities. The Complete University Guide ranked us as a top 10 UK university for spending on facilities in 2012 and 2013.
Our staff and student community is defined by our core values, which outline who we are as a University and how we will work with each other. Our core values are Excellence, People focused, Partnership working and Fairness and integrity.
Our values are:
Excellence – We take pride in ensuring the highest quality standards of academic achievement and professional service delivery.
People Focused – We value everyone, recognising that what we do is for the benefit of all those connected with the University.
Partnership Working – We work constructively with each other, fellow students and wider University community to create strong and successful working relationships.
Fairness and Integrity – We take a fair and balanced approach to our activities and are mindful of the impact of our actions.
"To transform the prospects of individuals, employers and society through excellence in practice-based education, research and knowledge exchange."
"To be the leading university for creative and professional practice inspired by innovation and enquiry."
Faculty of Arts, Design and Media
Faculty of Business, Law and Social Sciences
Faculty of Health, Education and Life Sciences
Faculty of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
MMus (not MMus Performance & Pedagogy)
One-year Intensive study - IELTS: 7.0
Two-year full time or three-year part-time study - IELTS: 6
MMus Performance & Pedagogy
IELTS: 6.5, with at least 6.5 in the speaking component
BMus (Hons), PgDip, AdvPgDip
PgCert, PgCert (SP)
Scolarships are available based on merit.
||Fees (Per Year)
|Foundation courses (FCEAP)
|All undergraduate and postgraduate
|Undergraduate - Birmingham School of Acting
|Undergraduate - Birmingham Conservatoire
|MA framework (Band A)
|MA framework including MBA (Band B)
|Postgraduate - Birmingham School of Acting
|Postgraduate - Birmingham Conservatoire
|MSc Data Networks + CCNP
|MSc Enterprise Systems Management
|MSc Accounting and Finance (6 month)
|MSc Accounting and Finance (CIMA pathway) Dip only
||£3,600 - £5,400