Information for International Students

In coming to study Computer Science at the University of Birmingham you are joining a truly vibrant, lively global community, with staff and students from over thirty countries around the world.

As a Russell Group University, and an active member of Universitas 21, our reputation is underpinned by international research of the highest standard, partnered by outstanding learning and teaching delivery.

You can be sure that you will benefit tremendously from the experience of studying in Birmingham. Not only will you secure a well respected computer science degree, which is recognised around the world, but you will also benefit from the friendly multicultural community that exists on our beautiful campus.

By choosing to study at the University of Birmingham you will be joining some 4000 other international students who have decided that Birmingham is the right University for them.

For more information on what it is like to live, learn and work here please visit the links below:

1. Information for prospective students

2. Information for offer holders

3. Information for parents and guardians

4. Information booklets (PDF)

International Visits

Each year, members of staff from the school and the university undertake a number of international visits, giving you the opportunity to meet us face-to-face and ask any questions you may have about the school, the courses we offer, entry requirements, application process and anything else of interest.

See schedule of planned trips for the coming year.


A range of scholarships are available for International Students.

Contact Us

If you have additional questions please contact us and we will do all that we can to help.

Undergraduate admissions

School of Computer Science

Tel: + 44 (0) 121 415 8742