University of Birmingham
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7.8
7.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"There are over 200 societies, ranging from sports to Harry Potter – something for everyone. I am part of the Photosoc, one of the media societies, and enjoy the weekly workshops/meetings/trips. I have met some great people and am able to earn money on the side as part of their freelance photography network. Also, I am on the committee next year (I am only a first year), something I am very excited about."
Quality of facilities
7.6 / 10
 
Night life
8.2 / 10
 
Student union
7.2 / 10
 
How diverse is your university
8 / 10
 
Quality of teaching
7.7 / 10
 
Structure of courses
7.4 / 10
 
Preparation for a job
7.2 / 10
 

What students say about...

Location of university

"City of Birmingham, Edgbaston Campus has a very traditional aesthetic with the redbrick..."

Night life

"There is a lot. There are several pubs and clubs in the city centre and more pubs..."

Clubs and social environment

"There are 53 sports clubs, and most of them offer differing levels of ability from..."

Diverse backgrounds

"It certainly does. I'm an EU student and was offered a lot of support. English language..."

Careers services

"Career services are always around, particularly in our school as we have a hub to..."

Pros

"The city is so big, there is so much to do and the campus is beautiful. I like that..."

Cons

"Sometimes the department is disorganised and there are large discrepancies between..."


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