UCB Halls of Residence

The University owns and manages accommodation for more than 1,000 students in two purpose-built halls of residence in the city centre of Birmingham - the Maltings and Cambrian. Your safety and comfort are our top priorities with our gated security sites. Whether you opt for en-suite facilities or shared, we will do our best to ensure you have a great experience. Our competitive prices include all utilities, such as heating and lighting, WIFI and comprehensive insurance cover.


2018/19 weekly rent for The Maltings:

En-suite - £117
Standard (shared bathroom) - £107
Twin - £169
(inclusive of heating, lighting, wifi and contents insurance cover)

2018/19 weekly rent for Cambrian Hall:

£98 (inclusive of heating, lighting, wifi and contents insurance cover)

Our main contract is for 42 weeks from September to June, which includes the holiday periods. 

Click here to go to the UCB Halls of Residence website.

Specialised Accommodation

The Accommodation Service at UCB are available to offer support for anyone that requires an adapted room. We can offer suitable accommodation to those with mobility, hearing or visual needs to ensure your experience within UCB halls of residence is as enjoyable as possible.

We work closely with our Admissions Team and our Academic Skills Centre to ensure your requirements are met prior to your arrival at the halls, however you will need to complete the ‘special requirements’ section of the application form or send an email to accommodation@ucb.ac.uk with any relevant information that you believe is important for us to know. This allows us to make any reasonable adjustments you might need as far in advance of your arrival as possible.