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Vita Student Birmingham provides the best university living experience. Our apartments offer floor to ceiling windows and fantastic views to the University of Birmingham’s Bell Tower, or into our communal landscaped court yard. Our Hub spaces provide a peaceful working environment that encourage creativity and focus for every university project, and host some of the best events in the student social calendar.Built on the old BBC Studios site, look out for its rich history making an appearance in the modern interior design, as Pebble Mill was home to some of the most well-known TV series aired on English television; Top Gear, Doctors and The Archers, just to name a few.The University of Birmingham, a red brick university, is currently ranked 16th in the UK’s top Universities. Pebble Mill is only a 10-minute walk away from the University, and a 15-minute walk away from the popular student area of Selly Oak with it’s train station linking directly to the city centre. Known as the manufacturing powerhouse in the 18th Century, Birmingham is also the hub of the country's canal network. It is often lauded as having more miles of canal than Venice – true by a margin of nine miles!Discover Birmingham by living in the best student accommodation in the City, Begin Big.