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Birmingham City University LogoBirmingham City University (BCU) is the second largest university in the city, with around 23,500 students from over 80 countries.

The BCU North Campus is just three miles north of Birmingham City Centre, providing easy access by road or rail.

With a wide range of lecture theatres, training rooms and exhibition areas, BCU provides the perfect learning environment for the Coach Summit.

The Kenrick Lecture Theatre comes fully equipped with state-of-the-art audio visual technology, fixed seating and a purpose built stage.

Click the Birmingham City University map image to the right to download a full venue map.

Map and Directions

AddressBirmingham City University Venue Map
Birmingham City University,
City North Campus,
Perry Barr
B42 2SU
United Kingdom [map]

By Road

From M6 South or North-West
Leave the M6 at Junction 7 and follow the A34 (Walsall Road) towards Perry Barr (Birmingham City Centre). After about 2½ miles when the Greyhound Stadium is on your left, filter left in the outer of the two filter lanes. When you arrive at Aldridge Road (A453), take a left then the first right into Wellhead Lane. The first right turn along Wellhead Lane is the entrance to the student car park while all other car parks are accessed by means of Franchise Street which is farther along on your right.

From M5 South-West
Leave the M5 at Junction 1 and follow the A41 towards Birmingham City Centre for about ½ mile before forking left along the A4040 (Outer Ring Road) towards Perry Barr. After about 2½ miles you will arrive at the main Perry Barr traffic island. Go straight over this island then take the first left into Wellhead Lane. Birmingham City University campus is on your left and the staff and visitor car parks are the first turning on the left (Franchise Street). The student car park is farther along Wellhead Lane on the left.

From M40 Oxford and South
Arrive on the M42 and travel west towards the M5. Travel north on the M5, leaving at Junction 1. Follow directions 'From M5 south-west'.

From M42 East Midlands
Join the M6 heading towards Birmingham Central and leave the M6 at Junction 7. Follow directions 'From M6 south or north-west'.

By Train

Perry Barr station is just across the road from BCU North Campus and is serviced by regular trains from Birmingham New Street.

Visit the National Rail website for detailed timetables and journey planner by rail.

By Bus

Buses to Perry Barr - Buses 33, 51, 56 ,907, 952 from Lower Bull Street in Birmingham City Centre. (ask the driver to stop at One Stop Shopping Centre/Perry Barr Rail Station).

Click here for directions to Lower Bull Street.

By Air

Birmingham Airport is located just miles east of Birmingham City Centre and is serviced by most major and budget international airlines.

Click here for more information and directions from Birmingham Airport.

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