Support for international postgraduate researchers

If you're an international researcher we understand that your needs may be different. This section is here to provide you with information to help you with your time here.

International Student Team (IST)

The International Student Team (IST) provides support and advice for prospective and current international students at the University.

News and events at the Careers Network

Careers news and events for international postgraduate researchers.

Birmingham International Academy

Birmingham International Academy is the new name for the English for International Students Unit. It offers friendly and expert English language support for International students.

Global Buddies

Global Buddies is a Buddying Scheme that supports international students, run by Guild Advice. The Service offers peer-to-peer support and regular mixing events - an opportunity to meet volunteers and other students.


Professional Services