Clearing Open Day
Venue: Birkbeck, University of London, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HX
Booking details: Free entry; booking required
CLEARING OPEN DAY
saturday 19 august, 12-4PM
This event is designed for prospective students who have been offered a place through Clearing or those thinking of applying.
You’ll have the opportunity to ask any questions you have about Birkbeck to members of staff and current students. You’ll also get the chance to look around our campus and facilities.
When you arrive at Birkbeck, please make your way to the entrance of our main building located on Torrington Square (number 1 on this map), where you will be greeted by staff and student ambassadors in blue t-shirts.
Please make sure to arrive 15 minutes before the start of your first activity, so that you have enough time to register. Please also note that subject sessions will only run once, from 2pm to 3pm. The Departments of Earth and Planetary Sciences and Organisational Psychology will not be holding subject sessions.
The schedule for the day is as follows:
Welcome Talk - 45 minutes
Start times: 12.15pm, 1.15pm and 3.15pm in Room B33
Our Welcome Talk will give you an introduction to Birkbeck, as well as covering fees and funding, student support services and accommodation options for Birkbeck students. You will also learn about our extensive Careers and Employability service and Birkbeck Talent, our dedicated in-house recruitment service for students.
Student Life, Q&A and Birkbeck Bounce - 45 minutes
Start times: 1.15pm and 3.15pm in Room 153
Hear from current students about what it’s like to study in London, and how they make the most of studying in the evening at Birkbeck. This session will finish with Birkbeck Bounce, a chance for you to chat to different Birkbeck students for threeminutes at a time.
Subject talks and Q&As - 1 hour
Start time: 2pm only
Academic staff from various departments will be on-hand to talk about their subject area and answer your questions. Please note that the Departments of Earth and Planetary Sciences and Organisational Psychology will not be holding subject sessions.
Campus and library tours - 1 hour
Depart every 30 minutes from 1pm onwards from the Malet Street Main Building entrance
Our student ambassadors will show you around our main campus, and you will learn about the local history and beautiful surroundings of Bloomsbury.
Welcome and Refreshment Hub - room G15
Tea and coffee will be provided throughout the afternoon in our Welcome Hub, where our current student ambassadors and staff will be ready to answer any questions you have about studying at Birkbeck.
If you have any queries about the event or would like to get in touch, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Contact phone: 0207 380 3189
Further details: More information about this event …
School/department website http://www.bbk.ac.uk/student-services/admissions/clearing/