Birmingham Online

University of Birmingham

This is your time – Become a leader in your field with a 100% online postgraduate degree from the University of Birmingham. One of the UK’s top academic institutions, our programmes are career-centred, internationally focused and expertly taught. Recognised as a world 'top-100' institution (QS World University Rankings 2025) and prestigious Russell Group member, the University of Birmingham has been challenging and developing leading minds for more than a century - a tradition that continues today, no matter where or how you study. The University of Birmingham has the strength and variety of programmes to suit your individual needs and interests, backed by the academic expertise and influence, support and facilities of a top 100 public research and teaching university. You’ll benefit from both academic and personal development to achieve success and ensure your degree is an asset in your future prospects.

Why study at Birmingham Online?

1st AMBA-accredited online MBA and MSc business degrees • 80th in the world (QS World University Rankings 2025)

Universitas 21 member – leading global network of research-intensive universities • Nearly 80% of US employers and 70% of Canadian employers are highly receptive to UK degrees.

35th most international university in the world (Times Higher Education 2024) • 14th in the UK (Complete University Guide 2024)

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About Birmingham Online

The University of Birmingham’s flexible online learning programmes will connect you with international faculty and peers, so you gain access to leading scholarly research, crucial career skills, an informed global perspective and professional links in both private and public sectors.

A leading provider of distance and blended learning within the UK, we use the latest digital learning techniques to ensure that you can study whenever and wherever it suits you.

We are pleased to offer the following 100% online postgraduate degrees:

Challenge yourself to push forward the boundaries of knowledge and make an impact on people’s lives – discover more today.




Studying online ensures an internationally composed classroom. It adds substance and inspiration from different people and from different cultures. I find this enriching to online sessions, discussions and networking.
(Online Graduate)

Being an online student, I can confidently say that choosing the University of Birmingham for my studies has been one of the best decisions I have made. The University’s world-class reputation and rigorous curriculum have challenged and expanded my knowledge, preparing me to take on real-world business challenges with confidence.

This programme was without a doubt the most appropriate academic path for me. I could have gone to many other competitive schools to obtain my masters, but the University of Birmingham offered a world-renowned reputation for excellence, the most flexibility, affordability, attentive academic staff, and most importantly; the convenient part-time timeframe.

This programme is helping me to identify gaps and resolve problems faster and more effectively. It is helping me view local government through wider lenses and a future towards e-governments, greater public involvement and co-production of services and delivery.

With an Online MSc International Business, my options are not limited as this course allows anyone who studies it to work in career fields such as; Marketing, Import and Export, Finance, Entrepreneurship and Logistics just to name a few.

“Learning in a stimulating and positive environment from world-leading experts in their field was an important reason for me to choose the University of Birmingham for my postgraduate degree.”

Maria Pilavki – LLM Criminal Law and Criminal Justice


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Online PGCert Higher Education Policy into Practice

University of Birmingham Birmingham Online

The University of Birmingham's online PGCert Higher Education Policy into Practice programme is designed for individuals who are eager to bridge the gap between academic and professional standing to shape the future of global higher education systems and institutions. Read more

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Online PGCert Design for Learning Environments

University of Birmingham Birmingham Online

Advance with world-class learning at a top-100, leading university Adopt diverse skills in design, technology, social science, data science and more to excel as an innovative learning designer across multiple industries with the Online PGCert Design for Learning Environments from the University of Birmingham. Read more

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Online MBA

University of Birmingham Birmingham Online

Elevate your career with an online MBA from the University of Birmingham. Offering new skills in business and leadership, this programme delivers an integrative learning experience along with the opportunity to focus on your own career development. Read more

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Online MSc Bioinformatics

University of Birmingham Birmingham Online

Advance with world-class learning at a top-100, leading university It is no surprise that the worldwide demand for bioinformaticians is on the rise. Read more

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Public Administration (Online) - MPA

University of Birmingham Birmingham Online

Advance with world-class learning at a top-100, leading university As some of the best UK public administrators partner together through COVID-19 and beyond, a masters of public administration could be the right degree for you to earn. Read more

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Online MSc International Management

University of Birmingham Birmingham Online

Advance with world-class learning at a top-100, leading university Resolve unique business challenges as an expert in international business principles with the University of Birmingham’s Online MSc in International Management. Read more

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Online LLM Energy and Environmental Law

University of Birmingham Birmingham Online

Advance with world-class learning at a top-100, leading university The list of problems is long and the proponents are few, but you can step up to tackle some of the world’s biggest environmental issues by understanding the laws that govern our society. Read more

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Mental Health (Online) - MSc

University of Birmingham Birmingham Online

The future is ready. The Institute of Mental Health and the School of Psychology bring you a 100% online MSc in Mental Health , focusing on interdisciplinary approaches to mental health research and theory. Read more

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