NOT YOUR AVERAGE UNIVERSITY SOCIETY
Birmingham University Officers’ Training Corps (BUOTC) is an Army Reserve unit that recruits exclusively from universities and colleges across the West Midlands.
Affiliated universities include:
Aston University, Birmingham City University, Coventry University, Harper Adams University, Keele University, Newman University Birmingham, Staffordshire University, University College Birmingham, University of Birmingham, Warwick University, Wolverhampton University and Worcester University.
A STUDENT LIFE LESS ORDINARY
The Birmingham University Officers' Training Corps (BUOTC) offers a unique experience to university students looking to challenge and develop themselves, make life-long friends and get paid.
You'll receive internationally recognised Military and leadership training along with the opportunity to immerse yourself in a variety of sports and adventurous training activities. The training is designed to fit around your academic commitments, and you are under no obligation to join the Regular Army or Army Reserves.
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SPORT AND ADVENTUROUS TRAINING
Birmingham UOTC fields competitive teams in many disciplines such as Rugby, Hockey, Netball, Football and much more. As an Officer Cadet you will be supported to try new sports and even compete at the highest levels in your chosen field.
Adventurous Training features strongly throughout the UOTC year and enables Officer Cadets to test and stretch their limits. You can train in anything from kayaking in the UK to skiing the Alps, rock climbing in Bavaria and everything in between.
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We also have a fantastic social calendar, from glittering regimental dinners and cocktail parties to casual fancy dress events, the BUOTC has everything you need to enhance and complement your time at university in Birmingham.
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ARMY OFFICER FINANCIAL SUPPORT
ASPIRATIONS Don't let money get in the way of your's!
After experiencing the camaraderie and wealth of opportunity that being part of the UOTC brings, you might decide a career in the Army is for you.
There are a number of Army Officer bursaries available to support you through university, helping you to reach your full potential.
You could be eligible for a bursary of up to £25,000 or £75,000 if you are a medical student.
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