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iQ Student Accommodation has 22 sites in 13 major university cities across the UK. Each with its own dedicated and professional team that will to help you with anything you might need, fantastic central locations and great transport links.

Each property has been designed with students in mind and feature comfortable and cosy en suite bedrooms in cluster flats with shared fully fitted kitchens and living area, or spacious studios with en suite shower room and kitchenettes.

You’ll also have access to a range of social and study areas that will become the perfect space to enjoy your spare time with friends or get your head down before those crucial deadlines.


Located just minutes from Five Ways train station and popular Broad Street, iQ Birmingham is a fantastic base to enjoy the bustling city of Birmingham. iQ Birmingham offers newly refurbished en suite and studio bedrooms, fantastic social spaces including an atrium with table tennis and table football, a huge all weather sports pitch, a free onsite gym and a modern and bright social hub.

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We have two fantastic properties located just a stone’s throw from Birmingham city centre, Broderick House which is just minutes from Five Ways train station and popular Broad Street, is only a 9 minute train ride to the University of Birmingham and 15 minute walk to Birmingham City University South Side Campus. Whilst Penworks House is right next door to Aston University and a 15 minute walk to Birmingham City University City Centre Campus. Both offer a great selection of en suite bedrooms or studios, fantastic social spaces including an atrium and a huge all weather sports pitch at Broderick House, and a newly refurbished lounge and study area at Penworks House.

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iQ Bristol offers a range of comfortable en suite bedrooms and spacious studio flats, a huge selection of which will be refurbished to a high standard for the 2017/18 year, along with huge development work on the reception, social and study spaces. Residents will be just a 10 minute walk from the University of Bristol, 4 minutes from BIMM and there’s a direct bus from Bristol bus station (located beneath iQ Bristol) to UWE, making it quick for students to get to lectures. The city centre is also just a short walk away, with Cabot Circus taking less than 10 minutes and the O2 Academy and Bristol Hippodrome taking less than 15 minutes.

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You’ll be spoilt for choice in Edinburgh with two fantastic iQ properties just a short walk from the bustling city centre, The University of Edinburgh and Napier University Merchiston Campus, and under a 20 minute bus journey to Napier University Craiglockhart Campus. iQ Grove and iQ Fountainbridge both feature spacious and modern en suite bedrooms in shared flats with communcal kitchen and living area, or spacious and private studios with en suite bathroom and fully fitted kitchenettes. Residents will also be able to enjoy a range of brand new social spaces, including a free on site gym.

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Our newest property, Elgin Place located in the bustling centre of Glasgow, is set to be a student haven. Just a short walk from many of Glasgow’s fantastic universities and higher education facilities, including The Glasgow School of Art, The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow Caledonian University and University of Strathclyde, and only a 10 minute bus ride to the University of Glasgow, it’s in the perfect position for student life. Residents will get to enjoy our brand new facilities designed with their needs in mind, a perfect place to both study and relax, including a rooftop terrace, fully equipped gym, several study areas, auditorium/cinema and social lounge.

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We’ve got two brilliant properties in Leeds, Marsden House and iQ Leeds, both centrally located to the city centre and to great transport links. At iQ Leeds you’ll be just a 10 minute walk from Leeds College of Art and 15 minute walk from the University of Leeds. Whilst at Marsden House you’ll be a 7 minute walk to Leeds City College and under 20 minutes walk to Leeds Beckett. Both iQ Leeds and Marsden House feature fantastic social spaces, including social lounges, study areas and free onsite gyms. They also offer a great range of en suite bedrooms or spacious studio flats, which at Marsden House have been recently refurbished.

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Great Newton House’s central location and fantastic facilities make it a top choice for students studying in Liverpool. Being just a short walk from the University of Liverpool and Liverpool John Moores University, means that residents can roll out of bed and into lectures in no time. We’re also a stone’s throw from the bustling city centre and offer a range of contemporary rooms to suit every student’s needs including en suite bedrooms in shared flats with communal kitchens, spacious private studios or stylish 2 bed flats – perfect for friends or relatives to share.

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With so many universities to choose from and in such a large and diverse city as London, iQ Student Accommodation offers 6 properties to choose from all in their own individual locations to help you make the best choice.

In the trendy Shoreditch area you'll find iQ Hoxton and iQ Shoreditch, surrounded by cool bars, restaurants and shops ideal for those looking for something a bit different and perfect for those studying at City University, London School of Fashion or Cass Business School. Whilst in the dynamic Aldgate area you'll find Magenta House, just a short walk from famous Spitalfields Market and Brick Lane and ideal for those studying at London Metropolitan Commercial Road Campus, Queen Mary University and LSE. iQ Bloomsbury, located in leafy Fitzrovia, is just next to Euston station and within walking distance of The University of London, UCL and Westminster University. In the beautiful borough of Islington you'll find Tufnell House, just a short distance from eclectic Camden Town and picturesque Hampstead Heath. Ideal for those studying the University of Westminster, UCL and London Metropolitan Holloway Road Campus.

iQ Hoxton, iQ Shoreditch, Magenta House and iQ Bloomsbury are all located in Zone 1, Tufnell House in Zone 2 and iQ Kingston is located in the centre of Kingston-Upon-Thames, opposite the Bentall shopping centre and within walking distance of Kingston University campuses.

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iQ Exchange is a unique student property, featuring unusual mezzanine duplex bedrooms, spacious one bedroom flats - ideal for couples, and fantastic en suite bedrooms and studios. Some of our rooms also feature brilliant views of Nottingham. You’ll be a short walk from the bustling city centre, Nottingham Trent University, New College Nottingham and Confetti College, and roughly 23 minutes by bus to the University of Nottingham.

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Alice House in Oxford is in a beautiful and peaceful setting, located moments from open green space and overlooking a park and the river, it’s a fantastic place to choose if you’re studying at either the University of Oxford or Oxford Brookes University. Residents can choose from three spacious and contemporary studios, all featuring en suite bathrooms, fully fitted kitchenettes and living area. Some of our superior studios also offer views of the park from our large floor to ceiling windows.

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iQ Kopa’s secure gated community offers students a fantastic home away from home just minutes from the University of Central Lancashire. With spacious en suite bedrooms available in shared flats with communal kitchen and living area. Our en suite rooms feature small or full sized double beds, ample storage and desk space, making you feel right at home. There’s also a fantastic social hub and outdoor courtyard, onsite laundrette and secure bike storage.

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Greater Manchester/Salford

iQ Student Quarter features a range of en suite bedrooms featuring small or full sized double beds, en suite bathrooms, plenty of storage and desk space, all within a shared flat with communal fully fitted kitchen and living area. Student Quarter’s secure gated community features a huge courtyard at its centre with BBQ area, a free onsite gym and spacious social hub. You’ll also be minutes from Salford University and just a short bus or train ride to Futureworks, MMU and the bustling centre of Manchester.

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If you’re studying in Sheffield and choose iQ Student Accommodation, you’ll have the choice of two brilliantly located homes, just minutes from popular West Street bars, clubs and restaurants. iQ Steel and iQ Brocco are just a short walk from the University of Sheffield and Sheffield Hallam University. Residents can choose from a range of en suite bedrooms in shared flats or spacious studio, some of which have been recently renovated to a high standard with a modern finish. Residents will also enjoy the fantastic social hubs and study spaces at both properties.

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