The University of Birmingham offers students one of the widest choices of courses in England. We cover fields as diverse as biomedical engineering, Shakespeare, and music. We also have the oldest business school in the UK. With approximately 28,000 students, we are one of the largest universities in Britain. Located in the heart of England, in Britain's vibrant second city, our students benefit from a very lively music and nightlife scene. Birmingham is also a foodie's paradise. Our central location offers short travel times to London and other parts of the country, and our airport boats budget air links to various European destinations.