Birmingham City University - Faculty Of Performance, Media And English
With around 23,500 students from 80 different countries, Birmingham City University is one of the largest universities in the UK and our popularity has grown significantly in recent years.
Our six academic faculties offer over 350 courses, from foundation level, through undergraduate degree programmes, to taught Master’s courses and research doctorates. About a third of our students study part-time, combining employment with our professionally relevant courses, improving their career prospects.
Situated in Birmingham, the UK’s second city, we're proud of our strong links and close collaboration with the region. We put more than £270 million into the regional economy and support thousands of jobs in the city and surrounding area.
Faculty of Performance, Media and English
The Faculty comprises four distinctive centres of creative excellence based across the city: Birmingham Conservatoire, Birmingham School of Acting, the School of English and Birmingham School of Media.
An internationally recognised centre for teaching, research and performance of music, Birmingham Conservatoire educates and trains musicians to professional standards in solo performance, composition, chamber music, orchestral playing and jazz.
Birmingham School of Acting
Birmingham School of Acting is a small specialist institution offering full-time higher education courses at undergraduate and postgraduate level, and part-time and summer school courses for adults, young people and children.
School of English
You’ll find the School of English on the University’s City North Campus, two minutes’ walk from the Kenrick Library. The School has an established and growing research profile and offers a variety of English courses for all interests.
School of Media
With a focus on innovation, creativity and enterprise, The Birmingham School of Media offers a wide range of courses, from undergraduate and postgraduate programmes to professional and short courses geared towards the media industry.
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