University of Birmingham

Edgbaston, Birmingham

  • #90 QS Global World Ranking
  • PublicStatus
  • Very HighResearch Output
  • 32,562Total Students
  • 3,586Faculty
  • 10,457Int'l Students

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The University of Birmingham offers over 600 taught and research postgraduate programs, including: 

  • Molecular biotechnology
  • 20th century British history 
  • Paediatric oncology 
  • Philosophy of mind and cognitive science 
  • Genomics
  • Global ethics
  • Gender and sexuality studies

About

The University of Birmingham offers over 600 taught and research postgraduate programs, including: 

  • Molecular biotechnology
  • 20th century British history 
  • Paediatric oncology 
  • Philosophy of mind and cognitive science 
  • Genomics
  • Global ethics
  • Gender and sexuality studies

University highlights

QS World University Ranking

  • 2012
    #77
  • 2014
    #62
  • 2015
    #64
  • 2016
    #76
  • 2017
    #82
  • 2018
    #=84
  • 2019
    #=79
  • 2020
    #81
  • 2021
    #87
  • 2022
    #90

Ranking criteria

62.9
Overall
65.5
Academic Reputation
47.4
Citations per Faculty
74.6
Employer Reputation
51.9
Faculty Student Ratio
91.6
International Faculty Ratio
90
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
32,562

30%
70%

International students
10,457

53%
47%

Total faculty staff
3,586

1295
2291

Total students
32,562

30%
70%

International students
10,457

53%
47%

Total faculty staff
3,586

2291
1295
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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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