University College Birmingham Average Tution fees and Expenses

University College Birmingham Highlights

Institution Type Public
Student Population 25,800
FAFSA Code G12215
Application Cost 20-26 GBP for UCAS
Accreditation ACCA, CIMA, RIBA, and, many others
Average Cost of Attendance 18,086.5-27,575.5 GBP

Birmingham City University Average Tuition Fees And Other Expenses

This figure is an estimate of the basic living costs during the first nine months of studies, which covers most expenses including average tuition fees.

Items Amount per annum in GBP
Tuition and fees 5,700-13,200
Accommodation 5,483-7,013
Food 2,600
Books and supplies 450
Utilities like gas, laundry, electricity, etc 2,355
Transportation 390
Leisure/social activities 600-960
Miscellaneous such as TV license, telephone cost, police registration, subscriptions, etc 490.5
Insurance 15-117
Total 18,086.5-27,575.5

Birmingham City University Application Process

Application fee:

  • Undergraduate: UCAS applications cost 20-26 GBP
  • Graduate: Not available

Supporting documents:

  • Transcripts
  • Copy of passport
  • 2 references
  • Personal statement
  • English proficiency test scores
  • Research proposal (if applicable)
  • Portfolio
  • Work experience and CV.

English Language Tests Scores

English requirements differ per program but the average IELTS accepted minimum scores are 6.0 overall with 5.5 minimum in all elements.

IELTS equivalence in some other accepted tests

IELTS (Indicator also applicable)equivalence Duolingo TOEFL overall PTE
4.0 55-64 48 43
4.5 65-74 56 48
5.0 75-84 64 53
5.5 85-94 72 59
6.0 95-104 80 64
6.5 105-114 88 70
7.0 115-124 95 76

There are various country accepted qualifications, applicants are to check in to see what language test is accepted for their country. An example is the Indian Standard XII qualification that requires a grade of 65% and above in the following boards: CBSE, CISCE, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, and Andhra Pradesh t match the IELTS 6.0 with no element lower than 5.5 requirements.

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