Our Teaching Collaborations

We have a number of collaborative arrangements with other universities and external organisations that span throughout the UK and overseas.  These arrangements allow our students to expand their research and create new opportunities for learning.  The University of Birmingham has a long standing partnership with Nottingham, is a partner of Universitas 21 and has collaborations in place with several Chinese universities.

Examples of Our Teaching Collaboration


  • Birmingham School of Dental Hygiene and Therapy
  • King Edward's Consortium
  • St Mary's, Oscott College
  • University College Birmingham
  • Woodbrooke Quaker Study Centre


  • Royal Shakespeare Company
  • University of Loughborough
  • University of Nottingham
  • University of Warwick

 United Kingdom

  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • KPMG
  • Local Authorities (SENCO)
  • Network Stratigraphic
  • Professional Golfer's Association
  • Various NHS Trust throughout the UK


  • University of Amsterdam
  • University College Dublin


  • Australia: 
      • University of Melbourne
  • China:
      • Jinan University
      • Southern University of Science and Technolology
      • Sun Yat-Sen University
  • Indonesia:
      • Gadjah Mada University
  • Singapore:
      • Singapore Institute of Management
      • Singapore Mass Rapid Transit Institute
  • USA:
      • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Information on applying for a new collaboration with the University of Birmingham can be found at the following here.  We look forward to hearing from you.



International Relations

Council of Validated Universities

QAA (Chapter B10: Managing higher education provision with others)