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Birmingham City University

This is a partnership project between Birmingham City University and Arts Council England West Midlands. Based at a former industrial building on Eastside this new artist led gallery and production space will operate alongside a creative technology laboratory run by the University's Visualisation Research Unit. Eastside Projects will provide facilities and opportunities for practising visual artists to make and present work to the public, developing and encouraging local and regional artists to build links national and internationally.

Funding awards

  • 2012-2013: £122,704
  • 2013-2014: £125,526
  • 2014-2015: £128,790

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The Staffordshire Hoard - Research at Birmingham City University

The Staffordshire Hoard is the largest collection of Anglo-Saxon gold and silver metalwork ever found, anywhere in the world. It consists of more than 3,500 items, hundreds of which can be viewed at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery (BMAG). Researchers at Birmingham City University's School of Jewellery created a series of replicas, which are used as handling exhibits. http://www.bcu.ac.uk/jewellery

School of Law graduate frees Meriam Ibrahim - Birmingham City University

Birmingham City University law graduate Mohamed Elshareef helped to free Meriam Ibrahim in Sudan after she was sentenced to death for apostasy and sexual immorality. More about the School of Law: http://www.bcu.ac.uk/law

Yemisi Akinbobola: Studying at Birmingham School of Media

IQ4News Editor-in-Chief Yemisi Akinbobola tells you about what it was like to be a student at Birmingham School of Media.

Join our student on a tour of the site

Let us introduce to The Curzon Building, the latest development in our City Centre Campus. The Curzon Building is due to open to new students in September 2015.

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The Curzon Building fly-through

The second phase of our City Centre Campus project will see us team up with Birmingham-based Willmott Dixon to build a 24,300m² facility, which will provide a student support hub as well as a new library, teaching and IT space, plus other student-facing facilities.

Why we love Birmingham City University!

The Class of 2014 tell us why they love Birmingham City University

Dominic Laurie: Studying at Birmingham School of Media

Radio presenter Dominic Laurie tells you about what it was like to be a student at Birmingham School of Media.

Tom Garry: Studying at Birmingham School of Media

Freelance broadcast journalist Tom Garry tells you about what it was like to be a student at Birmingham School of Media.

Ella Robson: Studying at Birmingham School of Media

Graduate Ella Robson tells you about what it was like to be a student at Birmingham School of Media.

IT Help - Connecting to Email via Windows phone

Part of a series of 'how-to' videos to help you with IT tasks at Birmingham City University. See more at: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLA48VtqO8KeeUpi_Kx6VLp_vJWdHvH_Jd

IT Help - Connecting to Eduroam via Windows phone

Part of a series of 'how-to' videos to help you with IT tasks at Birmingham City University. See more at: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLA48VtqO8KeeUpi_Kx6VLp_vJWdHvH_Jd

Stacey Watkins - winner of Microsoft prize at Birmingham City University

Stacey Watkins, graduate of the Information Communications Technology undergraduate degree course at Birmingham City University, was the winner of the Microsoft prize at her graduation ceremony in 2014. Find out how she came to receive the award and how it will help her become more employable in the graduate job market. http://www.bcu.ac.uk/ctn

Alice Barlow - Birmingham City University prizewinner 2014, Digital Media Technology

Alice Barlow, graduate of the Film Production Technology undergraduate degree course at Birmingham City University, was the winner of the School of Digital Media Technology prize at her graduation ceremony in 2014. Find out how she came to receive the award and how it will help her become more employable in the graduate job market. http://www.bcu.ac.uk/dmt

The Placement Experience - Paramedic Science

A placement is your chance to be a part of the working world of health and social care as it really is: your first taste of your career. For most of our courses, it's a compulsory part of your training; it's that important. http://www.bcu.ac.uk/courses/paramedic-science-bsc-hons

My Business Studies placement at Premier Inn

Kennedy Doka, an undergraduate business and management student at Birmingham City University has carried out a placement year at Premier Inn. See his experiences and how he has benefitted. http://www.bcu.ac.uk/courses/business-and-management

Building Information Modelling and Higher Education conference - part 7 Tweedale Architects

A series of presentations have been made by the Birmingham City University Estates Department exploring the use of BIM for Estates Management at a conference on 16 June 2014. The Birmingham City University Estates and CICT Departments have collaborated with Wolverhampton University Construction Partners to provide a valuable insight in the use of BIM in HE. The Presentations were given to members of the AUDE, the group promoting excellence in Estates and Facilities management for HE organisations.

Jimmy Ogunshakin - Graduate of School of Law, Birmingham City University

Jimmy Ogunshakin graduated from Birmingham City University's School of Law with a LLB Law (Hons) degree in 1992 followed by the Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice in 2002. Jimmy founded Birmingham law firm Mayflower Solicitors - hear his experiences. http://www.bcu.ac.uk/law

Birmingham City University graduation - Thursday 4 September PM

Birmingham City University graduation ceremony at Birmingham's ICC on Thursday 4 September, PM. For students from Birmingham School of Acting, Birmingham Conservatoire, School of English, Birmingham School of Media, Early Childhood Studies BA (Hons) and Children and Integrated Professional Care BA (Hons). http://www.bcu.ac.uk/alumni

Birmingham City University graduation - Thursday 4 September AM

Birmingham City University graduation ceremony at Birmingham's ICC on Thursday 4 September, PM. For students from Birmingham School of the Built Environment, School of Computing Telecommunications and Networks, School of Digital Media Technology, and School of Engineering, Design and Manufacturing Systems. http://www.bcu.ac.uk/alumni

Birmingham City University graduation - Wednesday 3 September AM

Birmingham City University graduation ceremony at Birmingham's ICC on Wednesday 3 September, AM. For students from School of Allied and Public Health Professions, School of Law and School of Social Sciences. http://www.bcu.ac.uk/alumni

Birmingham City University graduation - Tuesday 2 September PM

Birmingham City University graduation ceremony at Birmingham's ICC on Tuesday 2 September, PM. For students from School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work Professions and the Defence School of Healthcare Education. http://www.bcu.ac.uk/alumni

Birmingham City University graduation - Tuesday 2 September AM

Birmingham City University graduation ceremony at Birmingham's ICC on Tuesday 2 September, AM. For students from the Business School's Dept of Accountancy and Finance, Centre for Internal Audit, Governance and Risk Management, and Dept of Business and Marketing. http://www.bcu.ac.uk/alumni

Birmingham City University graduation - Monday 1 September PM

Birmingham City University graduation ceremony at Birmingham's ICC on Monday 1 September, PM. For students from School of Architecture, School of Art, School of Jewellery, Birmingham City Business School, Centre for Leadership and Management Practice, Dept of Management and Human Resources, all collaborative courses. http://www.bcu.ac.uk/alumni

Birmingham City University graduation - Monday 1 September AM

Birmingham City University graduation ceremony at Birmingham's ICC on Monday 1 September, AM. For students from School of Visual Communication and School of Fashion, Textiles and 3D Design. http://www.bcu.ac.uk/alumni

Social Sciences Speed Networking events at Birmingham City University

Our School of Social Sciences regularly run speed networking events for students with local employers. It offers a fast and fun way for students to meet some of the most proactive and innovative focussed employers in the region, giving you the opportunity to secure a position with one of the attending employers. http://www.bcu.ac.uk/social-sciences

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Contact details

www.eastsideprojects.org

International Project Space
Sycamore Road
Bournville
Birmingham
B30 2AA

52.42976, -1.93287

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