University of Birmingham

The University of Birmingham, sometimes simply called Birmingham, is located in Birmingham, West Midlands, UK. It is home to more than 26,000 students, majoring in fields that include Administration, Chemical Engineering, Economics, Education, Psychology and Theology.

Founded in 1900, the University of Birmingham traces its roots to the 1700's and the Birmingham Medical School founded at that time. It was known as Queen's College in the 1800's. Queen Victoria gave Birmingham a Royal Charter in 1900, and Mason University College also transferred to Birmingham. It has experienced periods of expansion since that time. 

Based on the QS World University Ranking of 2023, University of Birmingham is positioned as the #91 top university in the world. The rank decreased by 1 point from last year.

University Profile

Ranking #91
University Name University of Birmingham
Year Established 1900
Motto Per Ardua Ad Alta
Motto in English Through hard work, great heights are achieved
Colors Blue, gold and red


Address Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom
Phone +44 (121) 414 3344
Fax +44 (121) 414 3971
Website University of Birmingham Website
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International Students Allowed Yes
Student Body Men and Women
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