Explore the UK's Second City

Birmingham is thriving, diverse, growing and the perfect place to study. Our vibrant community of students and academics makes great things happen in the heart of the UK’s second city.

Birmingham (Brum, to its friends) is buzzing with culture, nightlife, world-class shopping experiences and an epic food scene that’s taken Michelin and social media by storm.

Birmingham is the birthplace of the Balti, Lord of the Rings, tennis, Cadbury chocolate, Thomas the Tank Engine and heavy metal. Take a look around with us below.