Sir Lenny Henry officially starts his role as Chancellor

Dudley born actor, comedian and writer takes up role to promote Birmingham, the creative arts and life changing opportunities for young people after official ceremony.

Sir Lenny Henry Installation

Birmingham graduate heads to Corrie

Rob Mallard made his debut on the cobbles

Birmingham School of Acting graduate Rob is playing Daniel Osbourne, the son of longstanding character Ken Barlow, played by William Roach.

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How to write a personal statement

Don't know where to start with your personal statement? If the UCAS deadline on 15 January is hanging over you but you don't even know what to include, don't worry!

We've got some expert advice and top tips to help you put pen to paper and get yourself that uni place.

Things to remember

Don’t panic!

Check your spelling

Make it personal

Keep a copy

Open Day Myths

What do I wear? Who do I bring? Do I even need to go?

Many questions come to mind when thinking about going to University Open Days. And if you're keen to make a good first impression it can get your nerves rattling! We've put some advice together to help you ahead of our Open Day.

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Open Day Myths

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