University College Birmingham Undergraduate Application 2023/2024

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University College Birmingham Undergraduate Application 2023/2024

University College Birmingham Undergraduate Application 2023/2024

There are a number of ways to apply for undergraduate courses at the University College Birmingham. UCB offer full-time, part-time and online undergraduate courses, for which there are different application processes. If you are currently studying a Level 3 college course at University College Birmingham and would like to progress onto one of the university courses, please visit our Move Up to Uni page to apply.

For September entry for undergraduate courses, the official UCAS deadline for UK and EU applicants to be guaranteed equal consideration is the 26th of January. They can consider applications from non-UK/EU applicants up to August. University College Birmingham does not close the application system after the 26th of January. All applications received after this date will be considered and responded to.

To apply for all undergraduate degrees, you will need to sit an approved test in English if it is not your first language. This might include achieving an IELTS (Academic or UKVI) of 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in any band, depending on your course requirements. In addition, UCB accepts the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) 72 with minimum band scores of Reading 18, Writing 17, Listening 17, and Speaking 20 for Undergraduate (BA, BSc) and most postgraduate degrees.

University College Birmingham Application Dates 2023/2024

Prospective learners are to take note of the following application dates and deadlines. Late applications will only be accepted if there are unoccupied spaces to be filled, but if not then no application will be accepted after the aplication deadline.  The following is the application deadline for the various semesters  for the 2023/2024 academic year at the University College of Birmingham:

  • Autumn Term: 12 September – 9 December 2022
    (Half Term 24 October – 28 October 2022)
  • Spring Term: 3 January – 31 March 2023
    (Half Term 20 February – 24 February 2023)
  • Summer Term: 17 April – 7 July 2023
    (Half Term 29 May – 2 June 2023)

Read: Birmingham City University Undergraduate Application 2023/2024

 

University College Birmingham Undergraduate Application Deadline

Students joining UCB in February 2023:

  • Enrolment: 30 January 2023 – 3 February 2023
    Induction: 6 February 2023 – 10 February 2023
  • Semester 2 – 13 February 2023 – 19 May 2023
    Exam Period: 22 May 2023 – 2 June 2023

Students who joined us in September 2022

  • Accommodation move-in weekend: 3 September 2022
    Enrolment: 5 September 2022 – 23 September 2022
    Induction: 26 September 2022 – 30 September 2022
  • Semester 1 – 3 October 2022 – 20 January 2023
    Reading Week: 24 October 2022 – 28 October 2022
    Exam Period: 23 January 2023 – 27 January 2023*
  • Semester 2 – 13 February 2023 – 19 May 2023
    Exam Period: 22 May 2023 – 2 June 2023*

Term dates

  • Autumn Term: 3 October 2022 – 9 December 2022
  • Spring Term: 3 January 2023 – 31 March 2023
  • Summer Term: 17 April 2023 – 2 June 2023

Note: Term dates for Nursing programmes are different. There may be additional examination periods during the academic year. These will be confirmed during induction.

Undergraduate Programmes Offered  At The University College Birmingham

Whether you are looking to work in the food profession, hospitality and events, tourism, childcare, high-level makeup or sport, UCB can equip you with the skills to succeed. The majority of our courses are accredited by the University of Warwick and our own foundation degrees, full BAs and BScs are highly valued by the industry. Below are the courses offered:

  • ACCESS TO HIGHER EDUCATION DIPLOMA (BUSINESS)
  • Access to Higher Education Diploma (Computer Science)
  • Access to Higher Education Diploma (Social Science and Health)
  • Aesthetic Practitioner BA (Hons) / FdA
  • Aesthetic Practitioner BA (Hons) Top-up
  • Aviation and Airport Management BA (Hons) / FdA
  • Aviation and Airport Management BA (Hons) Top-up
  • Bakery and Patisserie Technology BSc (Hons) / FdSc
  • Bakery and Patisserie Technology BSc (Hons) Top-up
  • Business Enterprise BA (Hons) / FdA
  • Business Enterprise BA (Hons) Top-up
  • Business Management BA (Hons) / FdA
  • Childhood Education Studies BA (Hons) (Online)
  • Childhood Education Studies BA (Hons) Top-up (Online)
  • Computer Science BSc (Hons) / FdSc
  • Construction and the Built Environment HNC

Click Here For the Full list Of Undergraduate Courses offered At UCB.

University College Birmingham Undergraduate Application Requirements 2023/2024

For every undergraduate course offered at the Unversity College Birmingham, there are entry requirements attached to them. The UCAS scores needed for acceptance varies from course to course but for most courses, a minimum of 80-96 UCAS points is required.

  • Qualifications in the UCAS Tariff that are accepted by the university include A-levels, T-levels, BTECs and Access to Higher Education Diplomas.
  • For students who don’t meet those entry requirements, many of the university’s courses can be studied as a foundation degree (FdA or FdSc). These have much lower entry requirements, typically needing a minimum of 32-56 UCAS points.
  • For students applying for BA top-up courses, an HND or foundation degree in a relevant subject is required.
  • The university also accepts qualifications that may not be included in the UCAS Tariff (including NVQ qualifications), while students without any formal qualifications are also encouraged to apply if they have a minimum of three years of relevant work experience.

English language entry requirements:

To apply for all undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, you will need to sit an approved test in English if it is not your first language. This might include achieving an IELTS (Academic or UKVI) of 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in any band, depending on your course requirements. In addition, they accept the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) 72 with minimum band scores of Reading 18, Writing 17, Listening 17, and Speaking 20 for Undergraduate (BA, BSc) and most postgraduate degrees.

  • If you are applying for the International Foundation Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism, you will need a UKVI IELTS of 5.0 with no less than 4.5 in any band.
  • IELTS can be taken from the British Council. Please note that the date of your IELTS award must be within two years of your degree/master’s degree start date.

UCB also accept the following online tests for entry onto degree-level courses:

  • TOEFL (iBT) Home – minimum scores as above
  • Language Cert – a minimum of ‘pass’ at B2 level
  • IELTS Indicator – minimum scores as above

You can find information about acceptable English language tests and requirements for your country here. If you are not able to take one of the above tests, please see here for a list of accepted alternative English language tests.

University College Birmingham Undergraduate Application Process 2023/2024

There are a number of ways to apply for one of our undergraduate courses at University College Birmingham. We offer full-time, part-time and online courses, for which there are different application processes. If you are currently studying a Level 3 college course at University College Birmingham and would like to progress onto one of our university courses, please visit our Move Up to Uni page to apply.

Applying For A UCB Undergraduate Course Through UCAS:

For September entry, the official UCAS deadline for UK and EU applicants to be guaranteed equal consideration is the 26th of January. UCAS can consider applications from non-UK/EU applicants up to August.

The application fee for UCAS applications in 2023 will be £22.00 for one choice or £26.50 for two to five choices.

University College Birmingham does not close the application system after the 26th of January. All applications received after this date will be considered and responded to.

If you would like to apply for more than one university then you must apply through UCAS. This service is available to Home, EU and Overseas applicants. In addition, University College Birmingham offers support workshops for applicants applying for Higher Education who are not familiar with the UCAS process.

If you would like to make an appointment, please email hired@ucb.ac.uk to arrange a booking slot. If you have any questions regarding your UCAS application, please contact the admissions team:

  • 0121 604 1040
  • admissions@ucb.ac.uk

Apply Direct:

UCB Direct allows prospective students who are interested in applying for September 2023 to apply direct (free of charge) without having to complete lengthy and sometimes complex application forms.

To apply direct to University College Birmingham, you must satisfy the following criteria:

  • You only wish to apply to University College Birmingham (if you would like to apply to more than one institution, you must apply via UCAS)
  • You must not have previously applied via UCAS this year (we will complete this on your behalf)

If you are a current University College Birmingham college student, you can apply directly here.

Contact Of University College Birmingham

Telephone:

  • 0121 604 1000

Contact Points

  • UK and EU Applicants Tel: 0121 604 1040
  • International Applicants Tel: 0121 232 4458
  • International Applicants: international@ucb.ac.uk
  • Undergraduate Full Time: direct@ucb.ac.uk
  • Postgraduate: pg@ucb.ac.uk
  • Erasmus: erasmus@ucb.ac.uk

Whether you are looking to work in the food profession, hospitality and events, tourism, childcare, high-level makeup or sport, UCB can equip you with the skills to succeed. The majority of the courses are accredited by the University of Warwick and the foundation degrees, full BAs and BScs are highly valued by the industry. Visit the official website of University College Birmingham for more details.

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