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Learning support and skills training

We offer a range of learning support and skills training options to help you, including courses and workshops, as well as guides and interactive tutorials written by Birkbeck staff, and access to online resources.

1:1 Advice sessions

During term time we to offer students a one-to-one advice session to assist with study skills such as planning your workload, writing, reading, exam preparation. Bookings can be made up to 2 weeks in advance of an appointment. Priority will be given to first year undergraduate students. Other students may book a session subject to availability. Sessions last for 45 minutes. Only one session may be booked at a time. Availability of repeat sessions may be limited due to demand.

To book a session please phone 020 8223 3039, or email You will need to provide your ID (student number).

If you are enrolled on courses in Stratford, you can also get learning support in Stratford.