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University of Birmingham

Location

Edgbaston Campus, Birmingham United Kingdom

Ranking

# 84QS World University Rankings

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258Undergraduate programs

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366Postgraduate programs

Scholarship

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About University of Birmingham

For more than a century, the University of Birmingham has been pursuing and sharing knowledge through outstanding teaching and world-leading research.

Founded in 1900, we are the original ‘redbrick’ University and part of the prestigious Russell Group. Our thriving student population enjoys a wide range of courses, and exceptional campus and research facilities.

The 10 Nobel Laureates we count among our staff and alumni have contributed to some of science’s greatest discoveries. From the invention of the microwave, to recent breakthroughs in Higgs Boson and Gravitational Waves, our research provides innovative solutions to the challenges we face in our city, our region and across the globe.

We encourage and empower people to turn ideas into reality and make important things happen.

About University of Birmingham

For more than a century, the University of Birmingham has been pursuing and sharing knowledge through outstanding teaching and world-leading research.

Founded in 1900, we are the original ‘redbrick’ University and part of the prestigious Russell Group. Our thriving student population enjoys a wide range of courses, and exceptional campus and research facilities.

The 10 Nobel Laureates we count among our staff and alumni have contributed to some of science’s greatest discoveries. From the invention of the microwave, to recent breakthroughs in Higgs Boson and Gravitational Waves, our research provides innovative solutions to the challenges we face in our city, our region and across the globe.

We encourage and empower people to turn ideas into reality and make important things happen.

Available programs

Birmingham is a green and spacious campus university just minutes from the hustle and bustle of the UK’s second city. We encourage bold, independent thinking and offer a high-quality academic experience to stretch and challenge you. By studying with us, you will be an active part of a diverse university community as you pursue your own interests and develop the career path that's right for you.

Classics BA

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English BA

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History BA

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History of Art BA

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Music BMus

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Philosophy BA

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Engineering BEng

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Engineering MEng

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Biochemistry BSc

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Biochemistry MSci

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Human Biology BSc

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Nursing BNurs

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Nursing MNurs

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Pharmacy MPharm

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Chemistry BSc

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Chemistry MSci

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Mathematics BSc

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Mathematics MSci

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Physics BSc

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Physics MSci

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Criminology BA

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Economics BSc

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LLB for Graduates

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Law LLB

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Social Policy BA

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Social Work BA

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Sociology BA

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At The University of Birmingham we have over 600 taught postgraduate programmes and a wealth of world-leading research opportunities to choose from, to help you widen your skills base, further your knowledge and boost your career prospects.

Global History MA

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Global History MA

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History MA

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History of Art MA

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History of Art MA

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Philosophy MA

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Philosophy MA

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Investments MSc

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Management MSc

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Marketing MSc

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Data Science MSc

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Robotics MSc

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Psychology MSc

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Psychology MSc

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Public Health MPH

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Public Health MPH

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Toxicology MSc

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Toxicology MSc

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Hydrogeology MSc

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Hydrogeology MSc

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Diplomacy MA

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Diplomacy MA

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Economics MSc

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Economics MSc

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General LLM

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General LLM

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Politics MA

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Politics MA

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Social Policy MA

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Social Policy MA

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Social Work MA

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Sociology MA

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University information

Bachelor

1320+
6+
80+

Master

2+
6+
80+
33,536
73%
27%
10,252
56%
44%
3,527
63%
37%

Tuition fee and scholarships

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Rankings & ratings

University of Birmingham is one of the top public universities in Birmingham, United Kingdom. It is ranked #84 in QS World University Rankings 2024.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #77
  • 2014
    #62
  • 2015
    #64
  • 2016
    #76
  • 2017
    #82
  • 2018
    #=84
  • 2019
    #=79
  • 2020
    #81
  • 2021
    #87
  • 2022
    #90
  • 2023
    #91
  • 2024
    #84

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