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January/February starts

The University offers a range of courses starting in January and February 2017 that are open to International Students (non-EU) as well as Home/EU students. 

Excludes: GradCert, ACCA, Birmingham School of Acting, Conservatoire and PhD

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£1,500 scholarship discount for all international students
Studying full-time courses starting in January 2017
(except ACCA full-time and pre-sessional English courses)

Business School courses

CoursesTuition fees (GBP)
ACCA (Full-time) - £950 per module - Applicants must do a min of 4 modules to a max of 6 modules. 3,800 - 5,700
BA (Hons) Business Administration (Top-Up) 12,000
MBA International (15 months) 14,500
MSc Management and Finance 12,000
MSc Management and International Business 12,000
MBA Master of Business Administration (Online) 850 per 20-credit module
Research to PhD (Business) 12,000 per year


CoursesTuition fees (GBP)
LLM International Business Law 12,000
LLM International Human Rights 12,000

Art and Design

CoursesTuition fees (GBP)
Graduate Certificate: Jewellery, Silversmithing and Related Products (Pre-MA) 7,250

English Preparatory Courses

CoursesTuition fees (GBP)
November Pre-sessional English (10 weeks) 3,000
December Pre-sessional English (6 weeks) 1,800

Foundation and Pre-Masters courses

These courses are externally provided by BCUIC

*Please note: all prices may be subject to change, and course listings correct at time of publication.

What's it like to start a course in January?

Bolanle Oshundunmade
Bolanle Oshundunmade, International MBA, Nigeria

"I applied to Birmingham City University directly and believe the MBA International will give me an international, professional qualification.

I want to make use of it in the managerial area, perhaps within marketing, and it gives you the extra edge needed to create opportunities."

Mickey Hisaria
Mickey Hisaria, International MBA, India

"I chose to study here as the course has a good reputation and Birmingham is a multicultural city, which I knew would be welcoming.

In 10 years time, I want to have my own business or upgrade myself to a higher level, such as CEO of a company. The International MBA gives you practical experience of knowing more about global business operations across the world."

Joao Alcantara
João Alcantara Junior, MBA, Brazil

"Having a cohort starting in January instead of September was very convenient for me; plus the size of the institution, the wide range of courses, the number of students, location, tuition fees and modules of the programme were all factors I considered before applying. Having colleagues from a number of countries and coming from different backgrounds increased the learning experience regarding group work between different cultures. Birmingham is a well located city full of things to do such as concerts, theatre, restaurants, clubs and so on, plus it is cheaper than London. I have lived abroad before and I love travelling; therefore I believe having an MBA from a British University had prepared me to develop an international career."