Presentation resources

This toolkit enables you to use up-to-date and high quality materials to represent the University to a range of different audiences.

Powerpoint templates

These templates are intended for external presentations. We don’t recommend that these templates are used for for teaching.

high-profile-master-template-promo-minUniversity slide catalogue (black)

(Powerpoint - 1.42MB)

Examples of usage: Presentations about research to a high profile audiences such as a regional or international stakeholders

Image of the University of Birmingham's Green Heart overlaid with facts and figures about the University.

University slide catalogue (About Us facts)

(Powerpoint - 13.3MB)

Examples of usage: Any presentation that requires you to include facts about our University history, achievements, research excellence, outstanding learning.

generic-master-template-white-promo-minUniversity slide catalogue (white with black skyline)

(Powerpoint - 758KB)

Examples of usage: Presentations to any audiences.

generic-master-template-dark-blue-promo-minUniversity slide catalogue (dark blue with white skyline)

(Powerpoint - 802KB)

Examples of usage: Presentations to any audiences.

generic-master-template-international-promo-minInternational University slide template (white with international skyline)

(Powerpoint - 831KB)

Examples of usage: Presentations to any audiences.

To change an existing slide deck to the new templates:

  • Download your chosen template by clicking on a link above
  • Save this with a new file name
  • Copy your existing slides into the new file
  • Right click on each of the slides, select ‘Layout’ and choose the template slide background that you want
  • You may need to edit colours/placement further to ensure the slides look correct

Brochures and Prospectuses

Front cover of Quest brochure, titled 'Constantly Questioning'

If you require hard copies of these items, please contact the Brand Team.


This is a selection of key films that you can use to represent the University. A wider selection of films are available on the University’s YouTube channel.

Curious about the future? Join our Quest

Curious about the future? Join our Quest 

An upbeat film which showcases research excellence at the University of Birmingham.

Examples of usage: Presentations which need to show the high-profile, multidisciplinary and high-impact nature of our research.

University of Birmingham drone campus tour

Drone campus tour

An aerial tour of our historic, leafy green Edgbaston campus set in 250 acres of parkland.

Examples of usage: Student recruitment, community or international presentations to showcase our historic, green campus.

If you need to commission a specific film, contact your College Marketing and Comunications team or Creative Media.


Selecting good quality photography can help to make your presentations and webpages interesting and engaging. The University has a wide range of photographs of various aspects of the campus, student life, research and more.

This can be accessed by visiting the asset bank, which every department has a number of licenses for. To gain access to the asset bank, or to enquire about a new license, please contact Creative Media.

If you would like a new photo for your staff profile please get in touch with your College marketing and communications team.


If there is something you need which you can’t find here, please contact your college or department marketing team, or contact Creative Media.


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