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The University of Birmingham has always been an innovative, pioneering institution.

Founded in 1900 by Joseph Chamberlain, it was the UK’s first civic university, where students from all religions and social backgrounds were welcomed. Today, it is among the world’s top 100 universities.

When you book your event, conference, dinner or private party with the Conferences & events team, you can trust that you’ll receive professional service and quality worthy of this prestigious institution. The portfolio of venues available is unique, from flexible meeting rooms to drinks with a dinosaur. En-suite accommodation is available all year round, and the central location in the heart of the West Midlands is easy to reach by road, rail or air.

All our venues are complemented by a range of delicious in-house catering options.

Whether you’re planning a one-off conference, an annual dinner or a special celebration, you’re in safe hands.