UCB provides a range of support designed to encourage individuals to access programmes of study at Undergraduate and Postgraduate level and to be successful at UCB. Part of this support is in the form of financial support and other benefits.Based in the heart of the UK’s biggest regional city, University College Birmingham is highly respected by employers and industry for providing career-focused education and training.
UCB specialises in vocational courses in both the Higher Education and Further Education sectors with a growing portfolio of Apprenticeships.
Most of our undergraduate degrees are accredited by the University of Birmingham, one of the world’s top ranked academic institutions, and our reputation for excellence means the University is a popular choice for international students, who join us from more than 60 countries.
We are committed to providing the best facilities for all our students and are investing £100 million on a comprehensive package of improvements that will secure our reputation for excellence.
Scholarships and Fee Waivers
UCB provides a range of support designed to encourage individuals to access programmes of study at Undergraduate and Postgraduate level and to be successful at UCB. Part of this support is in the form of financial support and other benefits
The Kick-Start Scheme - Eligible students will receive credit of up to £800
Electronic Tablets - Selected students will be entitled to an electronic tablet, pre-loaded with relevant Apps, to assist you in your studies.
UCB Undergraduate to PGCE Progression Fee Waiver - Students who progress from a UCB BA/BSc(Hons) course onto the UCB PGCE course without a break in study, will receive a fee waiver £1,130
Academic Excellence Scholarship - This provides students with £1000 off the cost of tuition fees, for one year only
Sporting Excellence Scholarship -This provides students with up to £1000 off the cost of tuition fees for each year of the programme, plus UCB branded training kit and an individually tailored programme, which may include nutrition, sports psychology, strength and conditioning programme, mentoring support and social media training. Additionally, weekly sports injury/massage is available and up to £500 over the duration of the programme towards the cost of travel for training/events
Part time Foundation Degree Partial Fee Waiver - Up to 50 full or partial fee waivers for foundation degree study, up to the full value of tuition fees.