Birmingham

Student city guide to Birmingham

The biggest student hub in the Midlands, Birmingham is a hive of creative ideas and is constantly innovating. It's home to three iQ Student Accommodation sites - Penworks House, Broderick House and Studios 51.

With five universities and nearly 80,000 students, Birmingham is the second-biggest university research hub in the UK. This well-connected city has the iconic Bullring shopping centre at its heart, alongside a creative quarter and dozens of music venues. If you’re a foodie, you’ll love Birmingham’s microbreweries, street food events, collective bakeries and farmers’ markets.

Penworks House and Studios 51 are minutes from Aston University, while Broderick House is on a direct bus route to the University of Birmingham. All are well located for University College Birmingham and a short walk from the city centre. Find student rooms and private studios in Birmingham and get access to onsite facilities such as a gym, cinema room and study lounges.