Student Accommodation at the University of Birmingham
The University of Birmingham is a renowned public research university which is based in the south of the city. As a founding member of the Russell Group, UoB is impressively ranked among the world’s top 100 universities. It was awarded a gold rating by the Teaching Excellence Framework in 2017, and is the third most targeted university by top employers. With such impressing standing in the world of higher education, it’s clear to see why so many students chose to study at the University of Birmingham.
Student accommodation at the University of Birmingham is popular in the sought-after area of Selly Oak. This neighbourhood is super close to campus, and acts as traditional student territory for UoB-goers. With plenty of house shares on offer, and the occasional converted flat or purpose-built apartment block, Selly Oak is ideal for groups looking for 4-bedroom, 5-bedroom or 6-bedroom homes. Plus, it's just a stone’s throw from Bristol Road – a hive of student activity.
Edgbaston is the go-to if you want to be close to student life, as well as have easy access to everything Birmingham has to offer. In fact, the University of Birmingham is based in Edgbaston, and the city centre is super easy to get to via public transport. The area is home to clusters of UoB students, making it ideal for being close to your mates!
Life on Campus
The University of Birmingham’s main campus is located to the south-west of the city centre. It surrounds Joseph Chamberlain Memorial Clock Tower, which is affectionately nicknamed as ‘Old Joe’ or ‘Big Joe’ by the locals. Getting to the heart of Birmingham is just a short journey away via public transport and campus is surrounded by plenty of local student amenities to keep you occupied while you study.
Browse through a fantastic selection of student accommodation options at the University of Birmingham. With a variety of properties on offer across Birmingham, you’ll be sorted no matter your group size. Plus, with UniHomes, every single home comes with all bills included – so you have one less thing to worry about while you study!