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  • International Fees From

    每年16740英镑起 UG
    £14,850 PG

  • World Ranking

    Times排名112 in Times HE
    Shanghai排名101-1 in Shanghai

  • Students

    19000名本科生 UG
    9,000 PG

  • International

    18%

  • Employability

    94.1%

  • Accommodation

    每周123英镑起

Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands B15 2TT, United Kingdom

Birmingham university is based in the city of Birmingham which has a population of over 1 million people. Birmingham is a vibrant, multicultural city with many theatres, art galleries and places of interest. Birmingham has its own international airport which has direct flights to many international locations both inside and outside the EU. The temperature in Birmingham drops to an average of 4-5 degrees centigrade in December/January and 17 degrees in July. Birmingham is situated in the heart of England and is about 118 miles from London.

  • History

    The University of Birmingham was founded in 1900, by Royal Charter, by Queen Victoria. It was England’s first civic university, where students from all religions and backgrounds were accepted on an equal basis. It was the first university to be built on a campus model, with university buildings built in one location.

    Location

    The university has a main campus in Edgbaston and a smaller campus in Selly Oak-Birmingham’s Edgbaston campus is a 250-acre site, including the university’s own train station. The campus is about 3 miles from Birmingham city centre. Most of the university owned accommodation is between 10-20 minutes walk from the main Edgbaston campus. The main accommodation site, Vale Village is 20 minutes walk from the main campus. Security staff are available 24 hours a day on campus. In addition a police office is based in the centre of campus and the University has its own community police officer.

    Ranking

    University of Birmingham is currently ranked 112th in the Times Higher Education World University rankings and is ranked between 101-150 in the Shanghai Jaio Tong rankings. Birmingham is a member of the Russell group of universities.
    University of Birmingham is ranked =35th in the National Student Survey Satisfaction rankings.

    International

    Birmingham has over 5,000 international students from over 150 countries which is one of the largest overseas student communities in the UK. This represents approximately 18% of all students.

    Size

    There are over 28,000 students at Birmingham university, over 19,000 undergraduate students and more than 9,000 postgraduates.

    Employment

    HESA govt statistics show that 94.1% of Birmingham graduates are in employment or in further education 6 months after graduation. However, a breakdown of post-graduation employment by course, showing the split into professional/managerial positions, rather than general employment figures, is available from Unistats an independent source of university data. For more information, please visit the REF Information page.

    Facilities

    The university student’s union Runs more than 190 student groups and societies. The university’s Munrow sports centre has a fitness suite, 25 metre swimming pool, three sports halls, floodlit athletics track, floodlit grass and synthetic pitches, tennis courts. The university also has its own Art Gallery and a Botanic garden at the Edgbaston campus, plus a 450 seat music auditorium.

    Accommodation

    Most of the university owned accommodation is located near the Edgbaston campus.

    The lowest price for a single room with shared bathroom and kitchen facilities is £123.00 per week.
    There is no catered university accommodation.

    Cost

    International students

    International undergraduate tuition fee examples – BA or BSc:
    Fees for full time undergraduate courses start at £16,740 for Ancient History rising to £18,000
    for Chemistry and up to £19,200 for years 1 and 2 and £32,580 for years 3, 4 and 5 to study Medicine.

    International postgraduate taught tuition fee examples – MA or MSc:
    Full time masters (taught) postgraduate course fees start at £14,850 for Humanities subjects and rise to £21,650 to study Clinical Oncology.

    Subject Areas

    REF (Research Excellence Framework) was an independent government review conducted into the quality of research at UK universities and published in December 2014. This information highlights subjects of specialism within each university. We have listed all subject areas where at least 60% of the research conducted in these specific fields has been graded 3 or 4 stars. (4 stars being the highest ranking REF award). For more information, please visit the REF Information page.

    • Psychology, Psychiatry and Neuroscience
    • Social Work and Social Policy and Administration
    • 临床医学专业
    • 公共健康,健康服务和初级护理专业
    • 化学专业
    • 历史专业
    • 古典学专业
    • 哲学专业
    • 商业管理专业
    • 土木工程专业
    • 地区研究专业
    • 地球系统与环境科学专业
    • 地理,环境研究和考古专业
    • 政治和国际关系研究专业
    • 教育学专业
    • 数学科学专业
    • 法律专业
    • 物理学专业
    • 现代语言和语言学
    • 生物科学专业
    • 电子和电子工程,学冶金与材料专业
    • 神学和宗教研究专业
    • 经济学与计量经济学
    • 综合保健,牙医,护理和药剂专业
    • 般工程专业
    • 艺术设计,历史实践与研究专业
    • 英语与文学专业
    • 计算机科学与信息专业
    • 运动和人体康复,休闲和旅游管理专业
    • 音乐,戏剧,舞蹈和表演艺术

    Online Courses

    Birmingham offers MA/PhD courses via distance learning. It offers a total of 12 distance learning MA’s in subjects such as Applied Linguistics and History.

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