With a population of approximately 1.1 million people, Birmingham is the Midlands’ largest city (as well as the second largest in the United Kingdom). Situated at the heart of the country the city is steeped in history, its streets are thick with a rich and diverse culture.
Birmingham features many travel-worthy attractions: the SeaLife Centre, Wildlife Conservation areas beautiful, spacious historic parks farmers markets and art markets fascinating museums the space centre and the National Exhibition Centre (N.E.C), which hosts many events each year. The city is also well known for its outstanding shopping districts: its heart being the architectural delight that is the ‘Bullring’.
Birmingham is home to six university campuses, colleges and other top schools, such as The University of Birmingham, Aston University, University College Birmingham, Birmingham City University, Newman University, BPP University, and The University of Law. Being such an attractive, bustling hive with so much choice for higher education, it’s not surprising that the student community pours in year-after-year, with 80,000 + new attendees arriving on average during recent years.