Find your ideal student accommodation in Birmingham

Birmingham is the second-largest city in the United Kingdom, and, boasting several good universities, it’s on top of many people’s lists for where to study. A vibrant city with a large number of students, it’s no wonder QS ranked it as the 45th best student city in the whole world in 2023.

While not as big or expensive as London, Birmingham is big enough that it might feel difficult to know where to start in your search for student accommodation. In this article, we list six interesting properties that are all great choices for student housing if you decide to study in Birmingham. Read on to compare your options and find the ideal student residence for you!

A night-time view of Birmingham's canals
Birmingham is famous for its many beautiful canals.

Bagot Street

A bed and a desk with chair at a student room at Bagot Street

Bagot Street offers fully furnished rooms with all bills included. The property boasts great amenities such as an entertainment room, a study area and an in-house gym. You can walk to Aston University in about 10 minutes and to Birmingham City University in 15. The city centre is also within walking distance. You can book a private room with an en-suite bathroom or a fully self-contained studio apartment.

Belgrave View

A student room with a view at Belgrave View, Birmingham

Belgrave View is located in the leafy area of Edgbaston, just south of the Birmingham city centre. You’ll have some more peace and quiet around your home, but you’ll still be within walking distance of the city centre. What’s more, getting to the University of Birmingham is super easy, with the trip there taking less than 15 minutes by public transport. The rooms in Belgrave View are fully furnished and the property’s amenities include a gym, an entertainment room and a study area. All bills are included in the rent.

Mary Sturge Residences

A student bedroom with a scenic window at Mary Sturge Residences

Mary Sturge Residences offers modern and comfortable student accommodation right in the heart of the Aston University campus. Birmingham City University is also less than 10 minutes away on foot, as is the Birmingham city centre. Mary Sturge Residences offers fully furnished private rooms with all bills included in the rent. You can also feel very safe at Mary Sturge, thanks to the 24-hour on-site security officer.

These are just some of the student accommodation options we list in Birmingham. Currently we list more than 50 properties in the city. If you want to compare all of our accommodation options, check out all of our Birmingham student properties here.