University College Birmingham
Based in the heart of the UK, University College Birmingham is a highly respected provider of specialist vocational education and training. We offer a wide range of career-focused further and higher education courses, with many of our undergraduate degrees accredited by the University of Birmingham, while we also have a growing portfolio of apprenticeships.
University College Birmingham’s Business School runs a variety of courses ranging from enterprise management, marketing, finance and accounting to aviation, tourism and events. With a strong focus on preparing students for the real world through practical learning and work experience, we provide a wealth of placement and engagement opportunities with industry, while we also have outstanding simulation facilities, including our cutting-edge Financial Trading Suite and our Aviation and Tourism Suite with a state-of-the-art mock plane cabin.
For our entrepreneurial students, we provide extensive start-up support through our dedicated Enterprise Hive, including expert workshops, unlimited one-to-one consultations, tailored mentoring and networking opportunities. With Birmingham now one of the UK’s top locations for start-up businesses, our Enterprise Hive is also partnered with the Birmingham Skills for Enterprise and Employability Network (BSEEN) Programme, providing our budding entrepreneurs with an intensive business bootcamp, a start-up grant, mentoring with leading industry partners and a range of further opportunities and resources.