for international students in Birmingham

International students and academics are welcome to join us at any of our social activities. We organise cafés, trips, sports and other social activities. Most of our events are free, but if there is a cost or you need to book, we will say so. If you sign up to our hospitality scheme, you can also join local people for meals or outings.

See below for details of upcoming events.

The Globe in Selly Oak

Come and relax! Come and make friends! Come and practise your English! The Globe is a café-style evening. It offers friendship and help in adjusting to life in this country to all International Students, through conversation and a fun and interesting programme. Globe Selly Oak runs most Mondays from 8.00-9.30pm. St Wulstan’s Hall is on Alton Road…

Presessionals Garden Party

*Limited to 45 free places* Have you joined the University of Birmingham’s presessional English programme this summer? You are invited to come to an English Garden Party at 74 Oakfield Road, Selly Park, B29 7EG (very near the campus) to meet new friends and enjoy English discussion and games. Entry is free of charge but…