Benefits of taking part in The Birmingham Project

Recognising and articulating skills effectively is essential when entering the graduate job market.

Get a head start in developing and identifying your employability skills.

Skills development 

The Birmingham Project is a fantastic way for you to get a head start in developing your skills in a way that employers will recognise; the programme is a great CV booster and a unique experience to talk about in interviews. 

These are just a few of the skills we expect you to develop during the project:

  • Teamwork
  • Communication
  • Project Management
  • Leadership
  • Innovation
  • Research

Recognition for taking part

Upon successful completion of the project there will be recognition for all, even if your group doesn’t win a prize:

  • Enhanced transcript
  • Digital certificate
  • Personal Skills Award (PSA) – 70 points
  • Prizes (one winning group per Theme will be selected by our judging panels to win a prize)

N.B. Participants must attend the full programme to be eligible for recognition and a prize. PSA points can only be claimed by students completing The Birmingham Project from 2017/18 onwards.


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