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Trading names:
University of Birmingham

About this provider

Birmingham has been challenging and developing great minds for more than a century, with a tradition of innovation and research. Dedicated to learning and working with partners to take on the big questions, find and implement solutions and make a difference.

The University offers a broad portfolio of programmes to its student population of nearly 30,000, training experts in the social sciences, arts and humanities as well as engineering, technology and medicine. Our main campus is located in Edgbaston, only three miles from the heart of Birmingham.

Our apprentices and graduates are a major part of the intellectual capital we develop for our region, our nation and the world.

What employers are saying

Based on 50 reviews from employers that work with this training provider.

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Overall rating from October 2018 to now

  • Excellent 19 out of 50 reviews
  • Good 30 out of 50 reviews
  • Poor 1 out of 50 reviews
  • Very poor 0 out of 50 reviews


  • Communication with employers (29)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (19)
  • Getting new apprentices started (15)
  • Training facilities (12)
  • Improving apprentice skills (11)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (10)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (9)
  • Adapting to my needs (8)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (6)

Things to improve

  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (17)
  • Communication with employers (9)
  • Getting new apprentices started (9)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (8)
  • Adapting to my needs (4)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (3)
  • Improving apprentice skills (2)
  • Training facilities (2)

6 Apprenticeships offered

Apprenticeship Type Level View details
Advanced Clinical Practitioner Standard 7 Details
Chartered Town Planner (degree) Standard 7 Details
Digital and technology solutions professional Standard 6 Details
Rail and Rail Systems Principal Engineer (degree) Standard 7 Details
Rail and Rail Systems Senior Engineer (degree) Standard 6 Details
Senior Leader Master's Degree Apprenticeship Standard 7 Details

Contact details

Phone number:
0121 414 3344

Annual survey results

Employer satisfaction:
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Learner satisfaction:
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Content disclaimer

Education and Skills Funding Agency cannot guarantee the accuracy of course information on this site and makes no representations about the quality of any courses which appear on the site. Education and Skills Funding Agency is not liable for any losses suffered as a result of any party relying on the course information provided.

Explain levels

Apprenticeships are set at different levels of difficulty from the equivalent of GCSE (level 2) up to postgraduate (level 7)

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