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University of Birmingham

  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

The University of Birmingham is an original "redbrick" university as well as a founding member of the Russell Group. It is home to nearly 5,000 international students from 131 different countries. Thirty-one percent of Birmingham’s academic staff is made up of overseas internationals. The university is also a major UK participant in the Erasmus programme which encourages exchanges between leading European institutions.

With over 500 postgraduate courses available, the University of Birmingham offers a wide range of postgraduate programmes across its five colleges:

Arts and Law Social Sciences Engineering and Physical Sciences Life and Environmental Sciences Medical and Dental Sciences

University of Birmingham students are given access to specialised careers advice based on their area of study. In addition, students have the opportunity to undertake internship and/or work experience placements.

Request a postgraduate prospectus or a doctoral research prospectus.

77
2012
62
2013
64
2014
76
2015
74.60
Overall Score
82.4
Academic Reputation
94.9
Employer Reputation
60.4
Faculty Student
85.1
International Faculty
83.4
International Students
57.6
Citations per Faculty
41
2015
17
2016
79.70
Overall Score
64.7
Academic Reputation
71.7
Employer Reputation
93
Citations per Paper
84
H-index Citations
69=
2013
79
2014
63
2015
73.40
Overall Score
73.3
Academic Reputation
75.2
Employer Reputation
83.6
Citations per Paper
60.5
H-index Citations
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

Number of academic faculty staff

In total
2,771
International
871

Number of students

25,826
Postgraduate 31%
Undergraduate 69%

Number of international students

6,608
Postgraduate 61%
Undergraduate 39%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

219 Postgraduate Courses

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