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…to shape the future.

Why study with us?

Here are our top reasons to choose Birmingham School of Architecture and Design.

94% graduates employed

Nine in 10 graduates are employed or in further study

We're committed to developing graduates with the skills employers need - 94 per cent are in employment or further study within six months (DLHE Survey 2014/15).

BSOAD Accredited courses
Accredited courses

Internationally accredited courses

Many of our courses have internally recognised accreditations, such as the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and the Landscape Institute (LI).

BSOAD Gain industry exposure
Gain industry exposure

First hand work experience for your CV

You’ll have the chance to gain industry experience through live projects, guest lectures and work placement opportunities.

BSOAD State-of-the-art facilities
State-of-the-art facilities

Utilise our space

From day one you will have access to print, wood, metal, ceramics and glass workshops and industry-standard software, alongside assistance from our experienced technicians.

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BSOAD Overseas experience
Overseas experience

Understanding design on a global scale

Overseas trip opportunities in many of our courses and links with key European institutions as part of the Erasmus scheme.

BSOAD Collaborate with Co.LAB
Collaborate with Co.LAB

Our Collaborative Laboratory adds depth to your CV

Co.LAB focus on ‘live’ projects and research where you will engage with real clients, delivering outcomes across a range of scales and formats.

Get £150 free credit

Get £150 free credit for books and learning materials

To welcome all new undergraduate degree students starting in 2017 or 2018, we’re giving away at least £150 work of credit to spend in a host of ways.

BSOAD Learn from the best
Learn from the best

Staff from industry working with you

Enthusiastic and supportive staff team with whom you’ll have extensive contact time with throughout your course.

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BSOAD Take part in our SuperStudio
Take part in SuperStudio

Opportunities to develop

Working in conjunction with your studies, the School offers a plethora of activities as part of SuperStudio.

Watch an introduction to our school

Birmingham School of Architecture nurtures talent, creating problem solvers uninhibited by convention.

We offer undergraduate and postgraduate courses across four disciplines: Architecture; Product and Furniture Design; Landscape Architecture; and Interior Architecture and Design. Find out more about this innovative School.

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Explore the school for yourself at our next Open Day

Come to our Open Day to chat with our friendly staff, see our industry-standard facilities and tour our student accommodation.

We are rooted in Birmingham’s past, present and future, but with a distinctive national story and global relationships that open up a world of opportunities.

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