University of Birmingham
7.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 188 ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"Location of being in a city with a campus that is calm but still buzzes with city life. Birmingham was (when I applied) the number one university for sport and still stands in the top five."
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

"It is a traditional, red-brick campus university just outside of Birmingham city..."

Night life

"So much choice for a night out in Birmingham, there's Broad St, the Arcadian, and..."

Clubs and social environment

"Huge variety of sports, all very competitive with multiple teams. Lots of non-sporting..."

Diverse backgrounds

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

Careers services

"The career service at the University of Birmingham was amazing. It was just a shame..."


"Beautiful campus, lots of facilities on site, lots of learning and work space available...."


"Some departments are poorly organised. Most of the plugs on campus don't work."

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