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Yugo Globe Works, Birmingham
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Yugo Globe Works, Birmingham

Cliveland St, Birmingham, B19 3SH, United Kingdom
0 mi from City Center
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About the Property

Yugo Globe Works is an upmarket, classic modern student accommodation in Birmingham. This accommodation offers homely 1-7 bedroom shared apartments with private bathrooms, depending on your preference. The prestigious universities such as the University of Birmingham and Aston University are a short drive away from this student's home.

Features

The property offers a stunning blend of studios and en-suite rooms that guarantee a luxurious experience for students. The student accommodation is designed to make them feel at home and comfortable while making new friends. Relax in the common room and chat with your new friends or surf the high-speed Wi-Fi, whether for online shopping or research for an important essay. When students feel like they need a break, they can make use of the on-site gym or the ping pong table. Watching a match on the communal TV or a movie in the cinema room can also help to slow things down. There are plenty of comfortable seats to relax in the common area. If none of these options works, there are regular well-being events available to help you catch your breath. The friendly on-site maintenance team will be available to answer any questions and help make your stay as comfortable as possible.

Location and What's Hot?

If you have plans to dine out, you can get a number of restaurants to choose from just across the street. There’s Empress Bar & Grill literally next door, perfect for a quick and tasty meal. If you're looking for something a bit more upscale, check out the nearby Modern Restaurant & Cafee, which is conveniently located within walking distance of the property.

Commute

Planning to head out and explore the city? Just a ten-minute stroll away from the property, you can enjoy the Clue HQ Birmingham - The Live Escape Game. When it comes to sightseeing, you’re only a short drive to the Vyse St Bus stop that connects all the major routes. The property is conveniently located near local taxi services, providing easy transportation options.

What will you get

Bills Included

Gas
Electricity
Water
Wifi

Common Amenities

Courtyard
Bike Storage
Gym
TV Area
Common Room
Laundry Room

Cancellation Policies (4)

  • Cooling off period
    This property offers cooling-off period.
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  • No visa no pay
    This property allows cancellation due to visa rejection.
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  • No place no pay
    This property allows cancellation if admission is not secured.
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Payment Policies (4)

  • Booking deposit
    This property requires booking deposit.
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  • Payment instalment plan
    This property offers 1, 3, 4 flexible instalment plans.
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  • Mode of payment
    Payment via easy transaction modes.
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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does a viewing take?

It usually takes between 15 and 30 minutes to tour the student accommodation in person, however, they also offer virtual viewings too!

Can I choose who my flatmates are?

You can choose to live with your friends by selecting the same flat number when you book with us. Please note, this is subject to availability, so it’s best to book early to avoid disappointment!

Do you provide female only accommodation?

Yes, if you prefer to have a single gender flat just speak to their residence support team when you book with them. This is subject to demand and flat availability so they had recommend getting in touch as early as you can.

What is a guarantor and why do I need one?

A guarantor is someone who agrees to pay your rent if you’re unable to, for example one of your parents or a close relative. If you’re unable to meet rent payments please speak to your support team, they will only contact your guarantor to pay rent as a last resort if you cannot meet the agreement of your tenancy.

What do I do if I’m an international student and don’t have a guarantor?

If you’re an international student and would like to pay your rent in instalments, you’ll need a UK based guarantor. If this isn’t possible, you can still book a room, but you’ll have to pay your rent in an upfront annual sum instead.

Do I need to be a full-time student to book a room?

They can only accept full-time students. Get in touch with them if you have any questions.

Is there an age limit for booking with property management?

To live with them whilst studying at University, you will need to be 18 or older.

Can I personalise my room?

As long as you are able to return it to its original state on check-out or you will be recharged for any damages. Check out their blog for ideas of how you can personalise your room without nails, glue or leaving marks on the wall.

Where can I smoke?

They don’t allow smoking inside your residence, but you’re free to smoke outside.

Can I keep a fridge in my room?

Additional fridges are only allowed in your room if they are for the purpose of storing prescribed medication.

Can I bring a pet?

They love fluffy animals but they do not allow tenants to bring pets into the building.

Are there spare rooms for visitors to stay in?

No, unfortunately, their residences are filled to the brim with fun-loving students every year.

Are there any social events for residents?

They host socials all year round for you and your flatmates to enjoy; from spiritual and cultural get-togethers, to fitness events and much more.

If I don’t get on with my new flatmates can I change rooms?

They want to make sure that you love your experience living with them, so if you find you’re not getting on with your new flatmates it may be possible to change rooms subject to availability. Get in touch with your resident team for more information.

What happens if something in my flat breaks or doesn’t work?

Their friendly maintenance team is always on hand if something in your flat breaks or doesn’t work. Just fill in a maintenance request form and hand it into reception.

Can I have friends or family to stay?

Of course, as long as you are in the flat whilst they visit. They recommend friends and family only stay a maximum of 2 or 3 nights and that you let your flatmates know before they arrive.

Are the social spaces always open?

You can book out some of the social spaces on offer in their accommodation, but most of their common areas are open 24 hours a day unless alternative opening hours are advertised.

Is wifi included?

Yes, they offer high-speed 100MB broadband and Wi-Fi as standard in all rooms, and it’s also available in their social spaces and communal areas.

What appliances are included in your flat when you arrive?

The appliances included in your flat depend on the type of room or residence you book with.

Where do I do my washing?

They have on-site laundry facilities for you to use whenever you need during your stay.

What equipment is in the gym?

The residences that include a gym on site have free weights and/or weight training equipment, cardiovascular equipment and yoga mats. Some of their  properties also have fitness suites with more specialised equipment or dance/yoga studios!

Can I have parcels delivered to my building?

Their reception team is always on hand to accept your parcels and signed-for items so you never miss a delivery. They will also send you an email reminder when your package is ready for collection.

Do we get a cleaner?

Some of their student properties offer weekly or bi-weekly kitchen & living area cleaners, but in others you’re expected to maintain your shared spaces and rooms yourself. All of their communal areas are cleaned regularly.

How secure is the bike storage?

Most of their bike storage is inside theirr secure properties, so only residents can gain access. However, in some residences their bike storage is outside on campus and where possible away from the main streets. In all cases, they recommend using a secure bike lock for extra security.

Is there parking for students on site?

Some of their residences have parking on site for you to use during your stay with them. 

Can I move in before my contract starts?

In many cases, they can allow people to move in early at a daily rate, but you will need to contact the residence team to check.

What documents do I need to check in?

When you check in they will need to see a copy of your ID, and also recommend bringing a printed copy of your tenancy agreement with your signed guarantor forms.

What time can I arrive the day I move in?

Some of their residences will let you to move in at any time on set days, whereas others will give you a time slot. They will be in touch closer to your move-in date to give you more information!

Where can I park when I’m unpacking?

When your move-in date approaches, they will be in touch to advise where you can park nearby to unload your belongings.

Is it okay to arrive out of hours on the day I move in?

If you need to arrive out-of-hours please let your residence support team know with as much notice as possible to make sure they are available to help.

How do I pay rent?

You can pay your rent instalments through  student portal. If you need help with getting your login details, or if you’re having trouble logging on, get in touch with your residence team.

How many instalments can I pay my rent in?

If you’re a domestic student or international student with a UK based guarantor, you can pay your rent in 3 or 4 instalments. Alternatively, you can pay your annual rent in an upfront sum. In special circumstances, get in touch with your residence support team to talk about what other options are possible.

Can I pay rent by bank transfer?

They ask students to pay their rent through booking portal as it is safer and more efficient, but in some instances you may be able to pay by bank transfer provided you have spoken to your residence support team first. Are there any extra bills I have to pay? Water, gas and electricity are all included in your rent, so there’s no need to worry about paying utility bills on time.

Do I have to pay council tax?

No - full time students don’t need to pay council tax, so there’s no need to worry about extra costs.

Can I sublet my room for the summer?

No - unfortunately, they do not allow students to sublet their rooms throughout their contract with them.

Can I move out early?

Yes - Provided you find a replacement tenant for your room, then you can get in touch with your residence support team to discuss the details.

Is there always a member of staff available on site?

They aim to have staff available 24 hours a day, so if you ever have a request, a member of their resident team can help you day or night.

How safe is the accommodation?

Most of the entrances to their accommodation buildings are access controlled as well as monitored by CCTV 24 hours a day, and all flat doors are all key controlled. They also aim to always have resident teams on site should you ever need extra support.

Is contents insurance included?

Yes, contents insurance is included in your tenancy agreement, so your belongings are protected throughout your stay with them. You will receive more information about this when you check-in.

Is the building regularly inspected for fire safety?

The safety of their students is very important to them. They have fire alarm tests and inspections on fire safety practices regularly across all of their  residences.

What payment options are available for international students?

If you have a UK based guarantor you can pay your rent by instalments. Alternatively,  you can pay your annual rent upfront in a lump sum.

Can I stay over the summer holidays?

Some of their student residences offer summer lets as well as tenancy extensions, but this is subject to availability. For more information, get in touch with your residence team or find out more here.

What do I do if I’ve booked a room, but can’t get a visa?

Please get in touch with your resident support team and they can cancel or postpone your tenancy depending on what works best for you.

Do I need to bring my own bedding?

Yes -they  don’t provide any bed linen in their flats as they find students like to personalise their rooms. Check out their blog for room tips and ideas. Please note, this may be different for summer bookings. Contact their residence teams for more information!

Can I be picked up from the airport?

Unfortunately, they don’t offer airport pick up services for international students, you’ll need to make your own travel arrangements to and from the property.

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  8. Yugo Globe Works
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Cost of living in Birmingham

Birmingham, a city of endless possibilities, offers students affordable living costs that don't skimp on excitement. From reasonable food expenses to manageable utility bills and transportation costs, students can make the most of their budget while immersing themselves in Birmingham's vibrant culture and student-friendly atmosphere. Experience rewarding student life in Birmingham, where affordability meets a world of opportunities, making it the perfect destination for students seeking an enriching and pocket-friendly experience.

  1. Food: £30 - £40 /week
  2. Gas and electricity: £15 - £25 /week
  3. Internet & mobile phone: £15 - £20 /week
  4. Dinner at a restaurant: £10 - £15 /week
  5. Laundry: £5 - £10 /week
  6. Stationery and Textbooks: £10 - £15 /week
  7. Clothing: £50 /month
  8. Travel (buses, trams, trains): £40 - £60 /month

Student Travel Birmingham

The city is one of the largest metropolitan areas outside the capital and has an extensive transportation network. There are numerous ways to get around, whether going to and from college or returning home for the holidays. People usually travel by bus, train, tram or cycle.

  1. Bus: Birmingham has a vast bus network run by multiple companies. Adult single-trip bus fares typically cost around £2.50, although a National Express West Midlands Swift card can lower that cost to about £2.00. Weekly bus passes are discounted, costing between £15 and £20.
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One can explore these places from their student accommodation in Birmingham. Students can visit Cadbury World for a fun-packed day.

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2. BIMM

3. Birmingham City University

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5. University College Birmingham

6. ACM Birmingham

7. Aston University

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