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Water Polo


The University of Birmingham Water Polo Club is and inclusive, accessible and friendly club with training and match play opportunities for everyone, from complete beginner sessions to friendly matches and BUCS level competitions. We have a women’s first team who play in the BUCS Southern Premier League and a men’s first team who play in the BUCS West Midlands Division 1, as well as two second teams that have regular friendlies against other local universities. However, if you would prefer not to play in games then we have 4 pool-based training sessions scheduled across the week but also have many other activities that go on including runs, S&C sessions and other classes.

We also are an incredibly social club, accommodating for all lifestyles, in which we go only weekly nights out, monthly sober socials, quizzes etc. and really try to be as welcoming as possible.

If you have played before and want to pick it back up or never heard of the sport but want to give it a go then get in contact with us via outlet social media platforms (Instagram and Facebook) or email and we will happily answer any queries.


Club President: Rob Gilmour


50 Metre Pool

The club frequently train and compete in our 50m pool in Sport & Fitness.


Exact times will be confirmed by the club upon registration.


The club have 4 teams that compete in BUCS leagues ranging from Premier to Tier 1. The club also contest multiple cup competitions throughout the year.

Membership Price

As part of signing up to a Sports Club you are agreeing to the Sport and Fitness Terms and Conditions, Privacy Policy, Sports Club Code of Conduct and other UB Sport policies. Click here to head to Sports Club Benefits to read them.

£145 full annual membership includes:

  • Maximum 25 weeks x 5hrs per week training
  • Travel for BUCS fixtures
  • Referees provided at all BUCS Fixtures
  • Sport related equipment provided

Extra – not compulsory

  • Club related social Activity
  • Individual club clothing purchased – varied on price

*This is an approximate list of what the club membership may include. This can change at any point, so please confirm with the club directly on what this membership includes.

Trials and Tasters


Wednesday 20 September – 7.15 pm – 9.00 pm – Pool