University of Birmingham

Edgbaston, Birmingham

  • #87 QS Global World Ranking
  • PublicStatus
  • Very HighResearch Output
  • 29,204Total Students
  • 3,181Faculty
  • 8,391Int'l Students

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Ranked 79th in the world in the QS World UniversityRankings® 2019, the University of Birmingham is a red brick university, a termused to describe a group of universities founded in industrial cities inEngland in the 19th century. It is also a Russell Group university which meansit belongs to a small set of research universities with a reputation foracademic excellence. 

The University of Birmingham ranks among the top 50universities across several disciplines in the QS World University Rankings bySubject: 

·        Dentistry (13th) 

·        Development Studies (36th) 

·        Education (36th) 

·        English Language and Literature (34th) 

·        Sports-Related Subjects (6th)

·        Theology, Divinity and Religious Studies (26th) 

About

Ranked 79th in the world in the QS World UniversityRankings® 2019, the University of Birmingham is a red brick university, a termused to describe a group of universities founded in industrial cities inEngland in the 19th century. It is also a Russell Group university which meansit belongs to a small set of research universities with a reputation foracademic excellence. 

The University of Birmingham ranks among the top 50universities across several disciplines in the QS World University Rankings bySubject: 

·        Dentistry (13th) 

·        Development Studies (36th) 

·        Education (36th) 

·        English Language and Literature (34th) 

·        Sports-Related Subjects (6th)

·        Theology, Divinity and Religious Studies (26th) 

University highlights

QS World University Ranking

  • 2012
    #77
  • 2014
    #62
  • 2015
    #76
  • 2015
    #64
  • 2016
    #82
  • 2018
    #=84
  • 2019
    #=79
  • 2020
    #81
  • 2021
    #87

Ranking criteria

62
Overall
64.4
Academic Reputation
72.6
Employer Reputation
52.5
Faculty Student Ratio
45.4
Citations per Faculty
93.4
International Faculty Ratio
87.9
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
29,204

29%
71%

International students
8,391

53%
47%

Total faculty staff
3,181

1129
2052

Total students
29,204

29%
71%

International students
8,391

53%
47%

Total faculty staff
3,181

2052
1129
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Scholarships

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Campus locations

Edgbaston, Birmingham, GB,

Edgbaston , Birmingham , Birmingham , United Kingdom , B15 2TT

Dubai Campus,

University of Birmingham Dubai , Dubai , United Arab Emirates , 341799

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