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University of Birmingham

Birmingham, Warwickshire

GBR

iSC Global Rank:

101

School:

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About

The University of Birmingham is a glorious public research university located in Birmingham, United Kingdom. The University is a redbrick university, a term used to address a group of prestigious universities founded in the industrial cities in the 19th Century. It also belongs to the famous Russell Group University, a small set of top research universities with a high reputation for academic excellence. The University has 5 departments - College of Arts & Law, College of Medical & Dental Science, College of Life & Environmental Science, College of Engineering & Physical Science, and College of Social Science.   

The main campus of the University of Birmingham is located in Edgbaston, which is home to the World’s tallest free-standing clock, The Joseph Chamberlain Memorial Clock Tower. Along with the tradition of innovation, the University of Birmingham has pioneered research in nanotechnology, robotics, virtual reality, and gene therapy. The university has made a notable contribution to the study of cancer as well. 28% of its research is rated world-leading, while 53% is rated as internationally excellent. The Cadbury Research Library is home to a unique collection of rare books, manuscripts, archives, photographs, and associated artifacts.   

Founded in 1990, The University of Birmingham is well known for producing extraordinarily employable and successful graduates. This university is frequently the most targeted university by global employers. It has five academic colleges consisting of around 100 departments. The university caters education to more than 26,000 students, 5,000 of which are international students. The university offers several undergraduate and graduate degree programs, along with professional and postgraduate research degrees. As of today, the university has 10 Nobel laureates among its staff and alumni who have contributed to some of science's greatest discoveries, including the Higgs Boson and Gravitational waves.  

Ranking & Accolades

101   -  150

iSC Global

Regional

9 - 16

iSC Regional

U.S. News

91

U.S. News

QS

90

QS

Times

105

Times

    1. The University of Birmingham ranks "#91" in "Best Global Universities" by "U.S. News & World Report."
    2. The University of Birmingham is ranked "#90" in "Top Universities" by "QS World University Rankings."
    3. It is ranked "#105" in "World University Rankings 2022" by "Times Higher Education."

Admission

Here's what The University of Birmingham looks for in a student during the selection process. Learn about The University of Birmingham's admission criteria, rate, and requirements below.

Acceptance Rate-

Undergraduate

Application Fee

-

Minimum GPA

-

SAT Range

-

ACT Range

-

IELTS Range

6 - 7

TOEFL Range

80 (iBT)

PTE Range

64

Graduate

Application Fee

-

Minimum GPA

-

GRE Range

-

GMAT Range

-

IELTS Range

6 - 7

TOEFL Range

80 (iBT)

PTE Range

64

Courses

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Accounting

Masters

Degree

2 years

Tenure

20,981 GBP

Tuition Fee

Accounting - Research

Masters

Degree

2 years

Tenure

19,320 GBP

Tuition Fee

Accounting - Research

Masters

Degree

1 year

Tenure

19,320 GBP

Tuition Fee

Accounting - Research

Doctorate

Degree

3 years

Tenure

19,320 GBP

Tuition Fee

Fees

The cost is an important aspect of choosing your dream college. Get detailed information about the University of Birmingham’s tuition fees, living expenses, and financial aid opportunities below. 

Note: All the costs mentioned below are average costs annually

Undergraduate

Tuition Fee

22,194 GBP

Cost of Attendance

35,324 GBP

Scholarships

-

Accomodation

7,770 GBP

Graduate

Tuition Fee

21,494 GBP

Cost of Attendance

34,624 GBP

Scholarships

-

Accomodation

7,770 GBP

Highlights

Find miscellaneous information about students, campus, and faculty of the University of Birmingham below.

Total Students

31364

International Students

32%

Student Gender Distribution

Male

Male

42%

Female

Female

58%

Student Faculty Ratio

Students

15

:

Faculty

1

Graduation Rate

-

Avg. Earning after Graduation (annually)

128,000 GBP

Accomodation for Undergrad

Available (On-Campus)

Accomodation for Grad

Available (On-Campus)

Saudi Arabian Ministry of Education

Approved

Additional Info

Old Joe is the tallest freestanding clock tower worldwide.

Application Process

Online

International Phone

+44 1214143344

Website

https://www.birmingham.ac.uk/index.aspx

Location

Frequently Asked Questions

Most asked questions related to the university

How long does it take for the University of Birmingham to reply?

Admission decision usually takes 15 working days; however, if the academic department needs to review the application or interview, it might take longer.

What subject is the University of Birmingham known for?

The University of Birmingham consistently ranks high for the following subjects: Social Work, Chemical Engineering, Philosophy, Nursing, Music, and Physiotherapy.

What is the acceptance rate for the University of Birmingham?

The University of Birmingham welcomes students from over 130 countries with an acceptance rate of 74%.

Does the University of Birmingham offer scholarships for International Students?
Yes, the university offers many prestigious international scholarships. The University of Birmingham makes sure that no eligible students refrain from attaining an education from the university due to the financial crisis.
Does the University of Birmingham have an application fee for postgraduate degrees?

The University of Birmingham does not charge any application fee for its postgraduate degrees. While, for others, the application fee is 60 GBP.