Undergraduate applicant day

Submitted an application to study at Birkbeck? Our Applicant Day, on Saturday 10 March 2018, is a fun and easy way for you to learn more about your department and get a taste of what it’s like to be a Birkbeck student.

Booking is by invitation only. You will be invited to register for the Applicant Day by email shortly after you submit your Birkbeck application. If you have applied but have not yet received an invitation, please .

What will happen at the applicant day?

  • Your timetable for the day will depend on your department of study. You’ll have the opportunity to attend a variety of talks including welcome talks, student life talks, student-led campus tours and your department taster session, during which you will have the chance to meet with lecturers and chat with other students who will be studying at Birkbeck.

Welcome talk

  • Our welcome talk will give you an introduction to Birkbeck, as well as covering fees and funding, student support services, our Students’ Union and accommodation options for Birkbeck students.
  • You will also learn about our extensive Careers and Employability service, and Birkbeck Talent, our dedicated in-house recruitment service for students.

Student life talk

  • Hear from current students and graduates about what it’s like to study in London and how they have made the most of evening study at Birkbeck.

Campus tour

  • Our student ambassadors will show you around our main campus, and you will learn about the local history and beautiful surroundings of Bloomsbury. You will also visit Birkbeck’s five-floor library.

Meet your department

  • Get to know your department and enjoy a taster lecture. You’ll also have the chance to meet academic staff and chat with other applicants for your department.

Welcome hub

  • Find out more about accommodation options and our Students’ Union, speak to current students and staff, and help yourself to refreshments.

Book your place and discover why so many students choose evening study at Birkbeck to boost their careers from the start. We look forward to meeting you!