Birmingham City University



Birmingham City University is popularly known for blending innovative teaching and learning along with student assistance to provide great opportunities for students all over the globe.

Birmingham City University is on the top of every student checklist among various universities in England due to its diverse culture. The university in Birmingham region believes in providing the best of opportunities for the students and helping them evolve as graduates with skills as well as experience in their education period. As per a study (Destination of Leavers from HE survey 2016/17), it is believed that students proceed to employment or further education just within six months of graduating. Birmingham City University’s remarkable features place it in the top ten multi-disciplinary institutions in the UK.

While considering history, we observe that The City of Birmingham Polytechnic was formed in 1971 when five different colleges joined to establish The City of Birmingham Polytechnic. Birmingham College of Art, Birmingham School of Music, Birmingham College of Commerce, South Birmingham Technical College, and North Birmingham Technical College were the five colleges that made up The City of Birmingham Polytechnic.

Later in 1975 Polytechnic added City of Birmingham College of Education, Bordesley College of Education, and Anstey College of Physical Education. Birmingham Institute of Art and Design was formed combining Bournville College of Art and the Faculty of Art and Design in the year 1988. Birmingham City University is one of the most demanded Universities in England with almost 24,000 students. It has four faculties which are responsible for various specializations and courses (undergraduate, postgraduate taught and research, foundation, short-term and part-time). This university in Birmingham region also offers distance learning to people who are unable to attend one of its campuses. It accepts students from all around the world and provides them with scholarships and bursaries. Furthermore, the university’s careers and job prospects programme assists overseas students in locating holiday and part-time employment.



55% – 65% in UG & PG Degree – 1500 GBP


Fees & Duration

Duration of UG courses3 Year
Fees for UG courses13,500 GBP
Duration of PG courses1 Year

Fees for PG courses


Duration of PG courses with Professional Placement Year



Fees for PG courses

16,300 GBP


1 Year + 6 Months



  £17,930 per year

Entry Criteria

  • Min. 60% in 12th
  • Min. 55% in 12th Standard accepted with Foundation Course
  • Min. 55% in UG Course with 3 Years Degree
  • Min. 50% in UG Course with 4 years Degree

English Criteria

  • 6.0 with no bands less than 5.5
  • 6.0 with no bands less than 5.5
  • 6.0 with no bands less than 5.5

PTE criteria

  • 64 Overall with no Band less than 59
  • 70 Overall with no Band less than 64


  • 64 Overall with no Band less than 59


Ielts Waiver Criteria

  • 65% Marks in CBSE/ICSE/IB/Maharashtra/AP/Tamil Nadu in 12th Standard For courses requiring IELTS 6.0 overall
  • 70% Marks in CBSE/ICSE/IB/Maharashtra/AP/Tamil Nadu in 12th Standard For courses requiring IELTS 6.5 overall
  • 80% Marks in CBSE/ICSE/IB/Maharashtra/AP/Tamil Nadu in 12th Standard For courses requiring IELTS 7.0 overall

Taught Masters programs

Taught Masters programs require a minimum of an upper second class degree (2.1) with a minimum GPA of at least 3.0/4.0 or 3.5/5.0

  • NECO
  • Experience certificates
  • Gap proof
  • SOP and reference letters
  • BCU needs Min. 60% Marks in Maths in 12th Standard and Min. 65% Marks in Maths in 10th Standard for UG Courses
  • Min. 40% Individually in all Subjects for PG course
  • NO IELTS waiver for Kerala Board & Telangana Board.

Sri Lanka

Courses List for BCU for Sep. 2023 Intake


  • BA (Hons) Architecture
  • BA (Hons) Criminology and Security Studies
  • BA (Hons) English and Journalism
  • BA (Hons) English Literature
  • BSc (Hons) Architectural Technology
  • BSc (Hons) Building Surveying
  • LLB (Hons) Law with Criminal Justice
  • BA (Hons) Business with Marketing
  • BA (Hons) Event, Venue and Experience Management
  • BA (Hons) Marketing
  • BA (Hons) Marketing with Advertising and Public Relations
  • BA (Hons) Marketing with Commercial Management
  • BA (Hons) Marketing with Consumer Psychology
  • BA (Hons) Marketing with Digital Communication
  • BA (Hons) Acting
  • BA (Hons) Applied Linguistics
  • BA (Hons) Applied Theatre (Community and Education)
  • BA (Hons) Art and Design
  • BA (Hons) Black Studies
  • BA (Hons) Black Studies (Criminal Justice)
  • BA (Hons) Business
  • BA (Hons) Business (Top – up)
  • BA (Hons) Business Economics
  • BA (Hons) Business Management
  • BA (Hons) Business Management with Enterprise
  • BA (Hons) Business Management with Supply Chain Management
  • BA (Hons) Costume Design & Practice
  • BA (Hons) Criminology
  • BA (Hons) Criminology, Policing and Investigation
  • BA (Hons) Design for Future Living
  • BA (Hons) Design for Performance: Theatre, Film and Live Events
  • BA (Hons) Design Management ( Level 6 | Top – up)
  • BA (Hons) Early Childhood Studies
  • BA (Hons) Education Studies
  • BA (Hons) English
  • BA (Hons) English and Creative Writing
  • BA (Hons) English and Drama
  • BA (Hons) English Language and Literature
  • BA (Hons) Esports Management
  • BA (Hons) Fashion Branding and Communication
  • BA (Hons) Fashion Business and Promotion
  • BA (Hons) Fashion Design
  • BA (Hons) Fashion Imaging
  • BA (Hons) Fashion Imaging with a Foundation Year
  • BA (Hons) Fine Art
  • BA (Hons) Film and Screenwriting
  • BA (Hons) Filmmaking
  • BA (Hons) Garment Technology
  • BA (Hons) Global Sport Management
  • BA (Hons) Graphic Communication
  • BA (Hons) Horology
  • BA (Hons) Human Resource Management
  • BA (Hons) Illustration
  • BA (Hons) Interior Architecture and Design
  • BA (Hons) International Business (Top – up)
  • BA (Hons) International Finance (Top – up)
  • BA (Hons) International Marketing (Top – up)
  • BA (Hons) Jewellery and Objects
  • BA (Hons) Jewellery and Silversmithin
  • BA (Hons) Journalism
  • BA (Hons) Landscape Architecture
  • BA (Hons) Landscape Architecture with Urban Design
  • BA (Hons) Media and Communication
  • BA (Hons) Media Production
  • BA (Hons) Music Industries
  • BA (Hons) Music Technology
  • BA (Hons) Photography
  • BA (Hons) Public Relations & Media
  • BA (Hons) Sociology
  • BA (Hons) Sociology and Criminology
  • BA (Hons) Stage Management
  • BA (Hons) Textile Design
  • BA (Hons) Video Game Design
  • BA (Hons) Video Game Development
  • BA (Hons) Youth Work and Communites
  • BEng (Hons) Electronic Engineering
  • BEng (Hons) Automotive Engineering
  • BEng (Hons) Biomedical Engineering
  • BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering
  • BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering & Construction Management
  • BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering
  • B. Eng (Hons) Fire Engineering
  • BSc ( Hons ) Business Finance
  • BSc (Hons) Computer Games Technology
  • BSc (Hons) Computer Networks and Security
  • BSc (Hons) Accountancy
  • BSc (Hons) Accounting and Business
  • BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance
  • BSc (Hons) Accounting and Islamic Finance
  • BSc (Hons) Biomedical Sciences
  • BSc (Hons) Business Information Technology
  • BSc (Hons) Computer and Data Science
  • BSc (Hons) Computer Science
  • BSc (Hons) Computer Science ( Level 6 | Top – up)
  • BSc (Hons) Computing and Information Technology
  • BSc (Hons) Construction Management
  • BSc (Hons) Cyber Security
  • BSc (Hons) Digital Business
  • BSc (Hons) Digital Film Production
  • BSc (Hons) Digital Forensics
  • BSc (Hons) Digital Marketing
  • BSc (Hons) Digital Media Computing
  • BSc (Hons) Economics
  • BSc (Hons) Finance and Investment
  • BSc (Hons) Gemology and Jewelry Studies
  • BSc (Hons) Global Hospitality Management
  • BSc (Hons) Nursing – Adult
  • BSc (Hons) Nursing – Child
  • BSc (Hons) Nursing – Learning Disability
  • BSc (Hons) Nursing – Mental Health
  • BSc (Hons) Professional Policing
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology with Criminology
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology with Sociology
  • BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying
  • BSc (Hons) Real Estate
  • BSc (Hons) Social Work
  • BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Nutrition
  • BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science
  • BSc (Hons) Visual Effects
  • BSc Financial Economics
  • LLB (Hons) Law
  • LLB (Hons) Law with American Legal Studies
  • LLB (Hons) Law with Business Law
  • International MBA
  • LLM International Human Rights
  • LLM International Law
  • LLM Legal Practice
  • LPC Legal Practice Course
  • MA / MSc Video Game Development
  • MA Acting
  • MA Art and Design: Interdisciplinary Practices
  • MA Arts and Education Practices
  • MA Arts and Project Management
  • MA Cosmetics Branding and Promotion
  • MA Criminology
  • MA Data Journalism
  • MA Data Journalism
  • MA Design Management
  • MA Education
  • MA Education (International Education)
  • MA English Literature
  • MA Event, Venue and Exhibition Management
  • MA Fashion Design
  • MA Fashion Management
  • MA Fashion Promotion
  • MA Fashion Styling
  • MA Feature Film Development
  • MA Film Distribution and Marketing
  • MA Fine Arts
  • MA Future Media
  • MA Interior Architecture and Design
  • MA International Human Resource Management
  • MA International Sport Management
  • MA Jewellery and Related Products
  • MA Landscape Architecture
  • MA Landscape Architecture with Conversion
  • MA Luxury Brand Management
  • MA Luxury Jewellery Management
  • MA Management and Finance
  • MA Media Production
  • MA Planning Built Environment
  • MA Public Relations
  • MA Security Studies
  • MA Textile and Surface Design
  • MA Urban Design
  • MA Visual Communication
  • M. Arch Architecture
  • M. Arch Architecture
  • MSc Accounting and Finance
  • MSc Advanced Computer Network
  • MSc Advanced Computer Science
  • MSc Applied Child Psychology
  • MSc Artificial Intelligence
  • MSc Artificial Intelligence
  • MSc Artificial Intelligence
  • MSc Big Data Analytics
  • MSc Building Surveying with Facilities Management
  • MSc Civil Engineering
  • MSc Computer Science
  • MSc Construction Project Management
  • MSc Counselling (Children and Young People)
  • MSc Cyber Security
  • MSc Digital Construction
  • MSc Digital Transformation
  • MSc Finance
  • MSc Finance and Investment
  • MSc Forensic Psychology
  • MSc Gemology
  • MSc Global Business Operations
  • MSc Health Psychology
  • MSc International Business Law
  • MSc International Finance
  • MSc International Professional Accounting (ACCA)
  • MSc Islamic Finance
  • MSc Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • MSc Management and Entrepreneurship
  • MSc Management and International Business
  • MSc Management and Marketing
  • MSc Mechanical Engineering
  • MSc Medical Imaging Technology
  • MSc Policing and Intelligence Analysis
  • MSc Project Management
  • MSc Quantity Surveying
  • MSc Real Estate Management
  • MSc Smart Manufacturing
  • MSc Social Work
  • MSc User Experience Design

Entry Criteria

  • C in English in O/Level
Sri Lankan General Certificate of Education (Advanced Level) with the relevant tariff points from a minimum of two subjects PLUS the Sri Lankan General Certificate of Education (Ordinary Level) with grades Credit/Distinction/Very good pass.
  • IELTS – 6.0 (5.5)
  • PTE- 64 (59)
Bachelor Degree (Special or Honor’s) with B / GPA 3.0 / Second Class Lower.
  • IELTS- 6.0 (5.5)
  • PTE- 64 (59)


Up to 1500 GBP- Depending upon marks in Bachelor’s.

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