University of Birmingham
8.0 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 133 ratings in 2017)
In a few words
"Law school is very commercial based, when I wanted to be a lawyer this bothered me as it wasn't my interest. However, now that I am looking to become a social worker and apply for a masters, I am just starting out and know I can go to the careers service about this if need be."
Quality of academic facilities
8.4 / 10
Location of university
8.4 / 10
Night life
8 / 10
Student union
7.2 / 10
How diverse is your university
8.3 / 10
Quality of teaching
7.8 / 10
Preparation for a job
7.4 / 10
Quality of other facilities
8.3 / 10
Cost of living
6.6 / 10

What students say about...

Fun Facts

"It was the first red brick uni, which is a nice bragging right!"

Location of university

"The university is very close to the city centre and has its own train station on..."

Night life

"Events for everyone. Rainbow for more EDC – nights at Popworld for those who like..."

Clubs and social environment

"There's a huge choice of societies to get involved in on campus, almost everything..."

Diverse backgrounds

"In terms of different ethnicities and religions, it is extremely diverse. There are..."

Careers services

"AWAS is a great service for English language students that really helps us to hone..."


"Good location. Halls are surrounded by lots of green space and feel very safe. Welfare..."


"The university expects students to be very independent right from the start of their..."

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