Birkbeck, University of London


Birkbeck provides life-changing learning, with the majority of undergraduate courses available to study in the evening and a selection in the daytime, supported by excellent online learning resources. For those who choose to study in the evening, you have your days free to work, intern, volunteer or study, which can help you get ahead of other graduates in a competitive job market.

Our campus is based in Bloomsbury, in the heart of central London. We're part of the University of London, one of the world's largest and most highly regarded universities. When you finish your studies with us, you gain a prestigious University of London degree.

Birkbeck is located in the heart of London

Our campus is in Bloomsbury, central London, a lively, student-centred area. Everything London has to offer is on our doorstep. We’re well-connected to transport routes with many underground and mainline stations nearby. Birkbeck has an on-campus cinema and bar, and our Students’ Union supports a range of clubs, societies and events for you to get involved in.

Choose the right course for you

We offer nearly 100 courses in the following subjects:

  • Accounting, business and management
  • Art history
  • Arts management and liberal arts
  • Biological sciences
  • Computing and data sciences
  • Earth and planetary sciences
  • Economics and finance
  • Film, media and journalism
  • Geography, environment and social sciences
  • History, classics and archaeology
  • Languages and linguistics
  • Law and criminology
  • Literature, creative writing and theatre studies
  • Mathematics and statistics
  • Philosophy
  • Politics
  • Psychology
  • Psychosocial studies and counselling

Boost your career

The vast majority – 85% of our graduates – are in work or further study 15 months after graduating. This is because our University of London degrees are highly regarded by employers. We strive to help ensure you have the knowledge, skills and confidence to advance your career. Our sector-leading careers service supports you to develop your skills and enhance your employability. 

Supporting you while you study
Our friendly Student Services support you on every step of your Birkbeck journey, offering everything from general advice and study skills sessions, to counselling, disability, and dyslexia support. 

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