University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

A member of the elite Russell Group of research-intensive universities, Birmingham has a strong vocational focus, too, in its course structures with three-quarters of the undergraduates undertaking work experience as part of their course. 

There has been £3.5m investment in an employability initiative which will include internships and mentoring by some of the university’s most successful alumni.

The Times Ranking

Rank 17
Student experience 84.2%
Graduate prospects 86.7%


Student Stats

Applications per place 7.7:1
Undergraduate (full-time) 18,140
Undergraduate (part-time) 1,045
Postgraduates (full-time) 7,845
Mature students 7.4%
Overseas students 7.3%


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