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Location: City North Campus, Birmingham B42 2SU, United Kingdom

Country: United Kingdom

Near by Big City: Birmingham

About University: Birmingham City University (BCU) is a forward-looking university of approximately 25,000 students, spread across eight campuses around the city, making it one of the largest and liveliest universities in the county.

The university has a reputation for widening participation and working with local communities. It welcomes a broad mix of cultures and nationalities, and over half of its students come from the city or the surrounding area.

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BCU's courses have a strong focus on preparing students for the world of work, with many offering the option of a four-year sandwich mode, where a full year is spent in industry gaining valuable work experience. The university has a well-established reputation for delivering in-company training and development programmes, working with some of the country's leading employers. It also has its own pioneering student employment agency, OpportUNIty – offering student jobs on campus.


Accommodation: Applicants are guaranteed a room in halls of residence for their first year, provided they have accepted an offer on a full-time course, do not live in Birmingham and apply by the start of the autumn term. This does not apply to students who apply through Clearing. For other applicants, accommodation is subject to availability. Most halls are self-catering, and 2015-16 prices range from £96.50 to £128.50 a week.

Ranking: 86

Admission Requirement*:

UG: Successful completion of the 12th Standard Higher Secondary School Certificate / CBSE / ICSE, with an average grade of 65%.

PG: Successful completion of a three year degree with a minimum of 55 per cent in each year or 50 per cent from a five star university.

IELTS Requirements: we consider minimum of 65 per cent in Standard 12. Otherwise all students are required to achieve the equivalence of a minimum of 6.0 overall with no band below 5.5 from a Secured English Language Test.

Fees Range: Full-time UG & PG Fees 11,500 GBP to 14,900 GBP

*Conditions apply.