Skip to main content

Virtual open events and taster sessions

virtual OPEN EVENTS 

We know that you want to find out more about studying at Birkbeck, so we're running a series of virtual activities to help you find out if Birkbeck is the right choice for you. Our virtual Taster Sessions are a great chance to find out more about your chosen course and studying at the College.

UPCOMING virtual open EVENTS


  • At our virtual Open Events, you can: 
    • watch a welcome talk
    • talk to academic staff and find out more about your chosen course
    • talk to current students about life at Birkbeck
    • go on a virtual campus tour
    • find out information about student finance, and the funding and support available
    • find out more about accommodation options
    • speak to our student services staff.
  • You don’t need to worry about pre-booking any presentations, talks or tours. Once you sign up for the event, we'll email you with the information you need in order to attend.

Unable to attend? 

  • If you’re unable to attend an Open Event but still want to visit us, you can always take part in our virtual tour or book on to one of our other online events.


Our virtual taster sessions and webinars are a great chance to find out more about your chosen course and studying at Birkbeck, University of London. A virtual taster session will provide you with a more in-depth view of the College and your chosen department.


What will virtual taster sessions provide? 

  • Our virtual taster sessions will allow you to:
    • gain in-depth information on your School, Department and/or chosen course of study
    • hear from academic staff about the subject and course you're interested in 
    • speak to academic staff and current students
    • ask any questions about your application.

You can also discover the College's full range of online activities