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Information for new students


Information for new students

Accepted a place? Enrol on your course now

If you've accepted a place on a Birkbeck course, the first thing you need to do is to enrol on your course.

Sign up for orientation

All new students are invited to Birkbeck Orientation 2015 on Saturday 26 September.

International orientation

All new international students are invited to join our international orientation event.


If you're new to Birkbeck - or if you're coming back after taking a break - welcome! We're delighted you've decided to join us, and look forward to seeing you.

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Quick guide for new students

Need to know what to do next? Here's a few ideas about what you can do before you start.

Enrol on your course

Enrol on your course

Birkbeck entrance Once you've accepted a place at Birkbeck, you will need to enrol and make arrangements to pay your fees.
Landing page: orientation signpost

Sign up for Orientation 2015

Orientation You'll get a great introduction to Birkbeck at our orientation. All new students are invited.
Birkbeck Library

Birkbeck Library

Our richly resourced library contains all the facilities and services you need to maximise the time you have to spend on studying.
NUS extra card

Get your NUS Extra card

NUS student card
The NUS Extra card is the UK's most popular student discount card.
Birkbeck student card

Get your Birkbeck student card

Birkbeck student card Your Birkbeck student card acts as your College identity card, library card and access card.
Landing page: international orientation signpost

International orientation

New international student? Sign up for our international orientation weekend.
Visa and immigration advice (for international students)
TfL student oystercard

TfL student oystercard

TfL student oyster card
You may be eligible for the TfL student oystercard.
My Birkbeck Profile

Login to My Birkbeck Profile

My Birkbeck profile The My Birkbeck Profile is your student record at Birkbeck.
Term dates and holiday closing
Learning support workshops
Council tax reduction
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Central London map

Central London map

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Stratford map

Stratford map