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University of Birmingham - College of Engineering and Physical Sciences

University of Birmingham - College of Engineering and Physical Sciences

University of Birmingham - College of Engineering and Physical Sciences


Do you want to make a difference and help shape the world we live in? Are you passionate about problem-solving? Would you like to work with some of the best researchers in the world to provide solutions to the current day and future global issues?

If so, the University of Birmingham could be the right postgraduate choice for you. The College of Engineering and Physical Sciences is leading the way in cutting edge education, research and development across various sectors, such as engineering, industry, technology, energy, healthcare, and much more. Studying with us will not only be the next step on your career path but will enable you to help make the world a more advanced, resilient and sustainable place.

Why study at the University of Birmingham?

  • We are a global Top 100 University and are ranked top 20 in multiple UK league tables
  • We have been named the most targeted university by the UK’s top 100 graduate employers (The Graduate Market in 2021
  • 87% of our research has a global impact (REF 2014)
  • Numerous UoB alumni and staff have been involved with work recognised with Nobel prizes
  • There is a wealth of employability support services available to students. The College and our Careers Network can provide you with practical advice and skills for career development. We also have excellent industrial links with global companies, such as Rolls Royce and Jaguar Land Rover, which allow opportunities for our students to gain insight and experience of the industry.
  • You could receive a Commonwealth Scholarship worth £3,000 or a Global Masters Scholarship worth £10,000 if you start your studies in September 2021. Information and eligibility criteria for both awards is available on our website.

Campus Features

Set on a traditional 'redbrick' campus, frequently voted one of the most beautiful in the UK, the University has a vibrant international community of students from over 150 different countries. With a combination of historic and contemporary architecture, leafy green outdoor spaces and state-of-the-art learning facilities and equipment, our Edgbaston campus is an inspirational environment to be in for your studies.

The City of Birmingham

Just a 7-minute train-ride away from our on-campus University train station, lies the heart of Birmingham city centre, making travelling to anywhere else in the country easy. With a vibrant and thriving atmosphere and a wealth of attractions and entertainment to keep you occupied, there is much to experience in the City. Whether it’s shopping, sports, soaking up the culture or experimenting with food, there is something for everyone here. In fact, our students love Birmingham so much that 48% decide to stay in the region after they graduate.


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      University of Birmingham Edgbaston Birmingham, B15 2TT, Birmingham