Your Birmingham experience

We are committed to making sure that you get the full university experience at Birmingham. 

Guild of Students

Our Guild of Students is home to over 300 student clubs and societies, so whether you are interested in baking, skydiving, singing, sports, politics or food - you are sure to find the perfect group for you, many societies will be running online/virtual events. You can join a student group at any point in the year and each group will host its own calendar of events and activities.  See what face to face and virtual events you can get involved with at the Guild of Students.  

Online events for students

The University has a range of events for students including events focusing on wellbeing, fitness, career development and social. See the full list of virtual events. 

Staying active

UB Sport and Fitness

UB Sport and Fitness and Tiverton Gyms have now re-opened, the latest information on on memberships, bookings and virtual classes can be found on the UB Sport and Fitness website. You can also take part in pay as you go outdoor sports sessions and virtual workouts and classes with the home workout hub.

Walking routes near campus

It’s important to ensure you get regular exercise for your wellbeing. When you return to Birmingham, these walking routes are a great way to get exercise and fresh air. Birmingham has more than 500 parks, so why not use the Find A Park tool to see what we have on offer. 

View the walking routes around the Vale and Selly Oak.

University Music

The Latest information on the Music society can be found on the University music webpages

Explore Campus and Birmingham

With things starting to open back up you can enjoy outdoor venues and from Monday 17 May indoor food and cinemas to name a few. See some top places to visit in Birmingham on the Independent Birmingham website.  You can also still enjoy virtual cultural activities,  Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Royal Shakespeare Company and Aston Villa Football Club offering virtual tours and entertainment. You can also explore campus with the virtual campus tour

See what online events and cultural activities you can get involved in.

Food and drink on campus

The latest opening times for catering outlets across campus and the Vale Village.  



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