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Department of Applied Linguistics and Communication, Birkbeck, University of London

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Celebrating 50 years of British Applied Linguistics at Birkbeck

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.

What do our students say?

Find out what our students say about their positive experiences on our programmes.

Our Community

Find out more about our student community and what it's like to study with us.

Another award for Professor Jean-Marc Dewaele!

Professor Dewaele has been awarded the Robert C. Gardner Award for Outstanding Research in Bilingualism (2016) from the International Association of Language and Social Psychology.

My Final Year at Birkbeck

BA Student Sally Cowan who won this year's Michel Blanc Prize for the best Final Year Project writes a blog about her experience at Birkbeck.

50th Anniversary Conference Blog

PhD student Kamaal Majeed has written a blog about his experience at the 50th Anniversary Conference on the 12th June 2015.

50th Conference: Roundtable Discussion on The Future of Applied Linguistics

PhD Student Agnès Marchessou has written a blog about the Roundtable Discussion on The Future of Applied Linguistics.

50th Conference: What a difference the Channel makes! Language change in London and Paris

PhD student Areej Alawad has written about the 50th Anniversary talk: What a difference the Channel makes! Language change in London and Paris.

Corpus Pragmatics: The effect of data collection methods on the production of requests in English

PhD student Areej Alawad writes about the Corpus Pragmatics: The effect of data collection methods on the production of requests in English talk at the 50 ALC conference.

50th Conference: Mapping Applied Linguistics

PhD student Alexandra Shaitan has written a blog about Dr. Meara's 50th Anniversary Talk.

50th Conference: Language Policy and the United Nations: Diplomatic Baggage or Passport to Success?

PhD student Alexandra Shaitan has written a blog about the Language Policy and the United Nations: Diplomatic Baggage or Passport to Success? talk.

09 September 2015 - 16:00: Open Evening

24 November 2015 - 16:00: Open Evening

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In the below video, students describe how Birkbeck, University of London helps them to combine work and family commitments with studying and how their courses are financed through affordable loans.

London International students talk about their studies with us.

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