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Selly Oak bucket list: 10 things to do in Birmingham’s student-friendly neighbourhood

Here are 10 interesting things to do in Selly Oak, Birmingham

Selly Oak, a charming suburb in south Birmingham, is an inviting place for students with the University of Birmingham’s campus sprawled across it. This vibrant locale is just a stone’s throw away from Edgbaston, Stirchley, Bournville and offers an unparallled student experience.

With Freshers Week starting soon in September and other students returning, the neighbourhood will come alive with the hustle and bustle of academic life. However, that’s not all that the the neighbourhood offers.

The area has a vibrant and diverse culinary scene with an array of restaurants, pubs, cafes to suit every palate. Whether you want international cuisines or British classic, you will find both here. There are some great places for nature enthusiasts to explore as well. So, if you are student looking to join the university life in Birmingham, here are 10 things to do in Selly Oak:

The area has a vibrant and diverse culinary scene with an array of restaurants, pubs, cafes to suit every palate. Whether you want international cuisines or British classic, you will find both here. There are some great places for nature enthusiasts to explore as well. So, if you are student looking to join the university life in Birmingham, here are 10 things to do in Selly Oak:

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