University of Birmingham
7.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 188 ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"Lots of sports played around uni. You can also book pitches to play during your free time with friends."
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

"It is the second biggest city in the UK so of course it has some of the best nightlife...."

Clubs and social environment

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

Diverse backgrounds

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

Careers services

"Law school is very commercial based, when I wanted to be a lawyer this bothered me..."


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


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

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