University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham


The University of Birmingham is a truly vibrant, global community of staff, students and researchers. As a founding Russell Group member and consistent top 100 university, Birmingham is recognised internationally for excellence in teaching and research and provides the best possible teaching, research facilities and support services to ensure postgraduates reach the peak of their potential.

With over 600 taught programmes and a wealth of research opportunities to choose from, Birmingham has one of the most extensive postgraduate course portfolios in the UK enabling you to work and study alongside world-leading academics in a diverse, multicultural community of over 14,000 students from 150 countries.

Your career
A Birmingham degree will help you to stand out in the competitive global job market.

A Birmingham degree will help you grow and develop, boost your professional prospects or even change direction in your career. As the second most targeted UK university by top employers (High Fliers: The Graduate Market in 2018), the University’s Careers Network knows the skills and development required to make you a highly desirable graduate for employers locally, nationally and internationally.

Funding and scholarships
We have invested £25 million in postgraduate student support and scholarships to enable the most talented postgraduate students from across the world to realise their potential with us.

Search our latest scholarships using the postgraduate funding database.

Find a course and apply
You can apply online through course finder, which allows you to complete the application process at your own pace.  Search all of courses though online course finder and apply directly through the course page:

Postgraduate Open Day – Saturday 24 November 2018
The next University of Birmingham Postgraduate Open Day will be held on Saturday 24 November 2018.

The open day gives you the opportunity to talk to our experts and find out more about the wide portfolio of taught and research opportunities available to you at the University.

Book your place today to receive updates about the programme for the day.

Can't make it to campus? Talk online
‘Ask Us’ is the postgraduate platform for live events, blogs and chat throughout the year, where you can watch subject interviews and presentations and ask Birmingham staff, current students and alumni questions about their own experiences of postgraduate study and the programmes they have studied.

Sign up for reminders on our campus and virtual events and to receive more information about the University of Birmingham.

View our prospectus
Learn more about the Birmingham experience by downloading our 2018 Postgraduate Prospectus.  Request a postgraduate prospectus now.

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