The Department of Geography, Environment and Development Studies offers courses at all levels that will help you gain up-to-date specialised skills and give you a competitive edge in the workplace.
BSc Social Sciences - places still available
Do you want to become a competent, critical and responsible researcher of the social world? Study a wide range of fields in the social sciences, from anthropology to social policy.
Michael Boampong, PhD Geography
"As it is part of the University of London, Birkbeck is very reputable with a rich learning environment and academic resources."
More than 108 graduate bursaries available for 2015 entry
At least 108 new graduate bursaries of £10,000 each, supported jointly by Birkbeck and the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) are available for 2015 entry.
Postgraduate Support Scheme for final-year undergraduates (full-time)
We are pleased to announce that, for October 2015 entry, Birkbeck has a limited number of new £10,000 postgraduate scholarships. These scholarships are for students progressing from a full-time undergraduate degree to a part-time Master’s degree starting in 2015/16.