Birmingham City University (BCU) is home to around 24,000 students from over 80 countries, making it a large and diverse place to study. BCU prides itself on putting its students first to give them the best opportunities for future success, so it's no wonder so many students choose to study here year-on-year. With a fantastic selection of courses and a campus location in the heart of Birmingham, students are certainly set for a bustling student experience and the best of city living.
Birmingham City University is the second largest in Birmingham and has three main campuses around the city. It’s also popular with international students too, making Birmingham a diverse place to live and enjoy student life.
Birmingham City University Accommodation
BCU student accommodation is all over the city! Whether you’re living in university halls or other university accommodation or you’re looking to move into a house share with friends, there’s something for everyone in such a large, vibrant city. With a number of types of accommodation available to you, there’s no limit to where in the city you can live, whether you want to live in student halls of residence or you want to live in a shared house.
Many students who choose to study at the uni choose to live in the city centre so that they’re located close to everything they need. With the campus just a short walk from Birmingham Moor Street train station and the famous Bullring Shopping Centre, student homes in the area really are in the middle of the action.
With a bunch of 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom and 3-bedroom student flats available across the city, it’s ideal for students who want a cosy place to live.
Alternatively, Digbeth is sought-after by students year on year and is convenient for students who are studying at Birmingham City University’s Millennium Point Campus. The area is less than 10-minutes from the city centre, and its edgy atmosphere and indie shops are always popular with students.
Edgbaston is another go-to student hotspot when it comes to Birmingham City Uni accommodation, with plenty of 4-bedroom student houses available. Wherever you decide to call home, student accommodation at Birmingham City University is of a fantastically high quality.
Birmingham City University is spread across a number of different sites in Birmingham. Its City Centre Campus has undergone a flagship extension in a £150 million scheme, meaning students are bound to benefit from the incredible facilities on offer. Other campuses can be found at Vittoria Street, Margaret Street and Bournville Campus.
Birmingham has one of the youngest populations in Europe so, as a student, you’ll feel right at home with plenty to do and see. If you’re looking for a good night out, Broad Street is home to countless nightclubs and bars and is close to accommodation located in the city centre.
If you’re a chocolate fan, you can visit Cadbury World and learn all about where the world famous chocolate is made. For shopping, it doesn’t get much better than the Bullring where you’ll find plenty of high street and designer shops.
UniHomes have an excellent selection of student accommodation at Birmingham City University. We have homes of all shapes and sizes available across Birmingham, so you’ll be sorted no matter your group size. Plus, every single home comes with all bills included, so you have one less thing to worry about while you study!