Based in the heart of the UK’s biggest regional city, University College Birmingham is highly respected by employers and industry for providing career-focused education and training. University College Birmingham values its strong links with industry, enabling us to support our students’ future progression. We have excellent relationships with local, national and international businesses and practitioners, ensuring students have the professional skills and attributes to build a successful career.

UCB specialises in vocational courses in both the Higher Education and Further Education sectors with a growing portfolio of Apprenticeships.

University College Birmingham’s diverse apprenticeships, run with valued industry partners, offer young people aged 16 and over superb opportunities to learn skills for life while getting paid. From hairdressers to health care assistant, and chefs to food production workers, we are here to help you kick-start your career.

We currently offer apprenticeships in, Bakery, Business and Administration, Butchery, Chef Catering, Childcare and Early Years, Customer Service, Food and Drink Service, Hairdressing, Health and Social Care, Hospitality, Marketing, Sport, Travel and Tourism. For more information on UCB apprenticeships please check out our website at