University of Birmingham
7.8
7.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 118 ratings in 2018)
In a few words
"The careers service provides lots of opportunities such as one-to-one sessions on your next career steps and lots of big names such as PwC and HSBC come to campus. Short-term placements and work experiences are available in multiple locations ranging from the Midlands to further afield such as London and even abroad. These are divided into paid and unpaid, so you have options to suit you. We're also made well aware of the bursaries available to us to cover our costs whilst on these."
Quality of academic facilities
8.3 / 10
 
Location of university
8.6 / 10
 
Night life
8 / 10
 
Student union
7.4 / 10
 
How diverse is your university
7.9 / 10
 
Quality of teaching
7.9 / 10
 
Preparation for a job
7.2 / 10
 
Quality of other facilities
8.3 / 10
 
Cost of living
6.7 / 10
 

What students say about...

Fun Facts

"The university is a nice balance of city and greenery. There are plenty of green..."

Location of university

"The campus at the university is absolutely beautiful, with markets held once a month..."

Night life

"There is a student night (Fab) at the Guild of Students every Saturday, which is..."

Clubs and social environment

"Strong uni newspaper, good range of societies of all different varieties."

Diverse backgrounds

"UoB is incredibly diverse. Diversity is celebrated and bursaries are commonly provided..."

Careers services

"There are lots of workshops, career fairs and career events, often company-led ones...."

Pros

"The course is intellectually stimulating. The campus is easily accessible, beautiful..."

Cons

"There have been time tabling issues resulting in me missing out on some crucial ..."

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