Institution name

Birmingham City University


Birmingham, England

Semester dates

Semester 1 (Spring): January - May
Semester 2 (Fall): September - January

Discipline area
  • English and Media (Journalism, Media Production, Literature, Creative writing, Music Business, Sports Journalism)
  • Art and Design (Graphic Design, Fine Art, Visual Communicaion, Product Design)
  • Jewellery, Fashion and Textiles
  • Architecture
  • Digital Arts (Film & TV, Media, Animation, Photography)
  • Music
  • Accountancy, Finance and Economics
  • Business, Digital Transformation and Entrepreneurship
  • Psychology
  • Law, Social and Criminal Justice
  • Computing
  • Engineering
  • Built Environment
  • Education and Social Work

Important notes to consider

BCU is a highly competitive destination. Students need to choose classes (modules) within one School only and study a minimum of 60 credits per semester.

Courses available for exchange students

All module choices are subject to academic approval and timetable availability.

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Credit equivalence

50 CP = 60 credits
37.5 CP = 45 credits
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Accommodation is subject to availability and cannot be guaranteed. As soon as you have accepted a course offer from BCU, you can apply for University accommodation. Students are advised to apply as soon as possible after accepting an offer. Visit the accommodation page for more information.

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Check out the Birmingham City University website for more information.