Courses taught in Stratford
We offer undergraduate courses in a range of subjects at our second campus in Stratford, east London.
Fees and payment
With government loans for undergraduate and postgraduate study, fantastic financial support packages and flexible payment options, there’s never been a better time to study at Birkbeck.
Facilities and student support
Birkbeck offers all of the facilities and student support services that you need as a university student. Find out more here.
Birkbeck is committed to doing everything we can to help you finance your studies. Find out about what is available, how to apply and the advice and support we provide.
Evening study explained
Birkbeck is London’s only specialist provider of evening higher education. With classes held 6pm-9pm, your days are free to study, work, volunteer, or just do your own thing.
Most of our students live in private accommodation, but we also offer student accommodation and access to the professional services of the University of London Housing Services.
How to apply
Once you've found the course that's right for you, here's what to do next to get your place at Birkbeck. We can give you the advice and support you need.
Every year, we run events to help new students get the best possible start at Birkbeck. Come and explore the campus, prepare for study and meet your classmates.
We welcome applicants from all educational backgrounds and we encourage those without traditional qualifications to apply. We will consider your knowledge and work experience alongside your qualifications.
Life at Birkbeck
Birkbeck offers a unique combination of evening study and a matchless central London location, right in the geographic and academic centre of the city, giving you exceptional opportunities.
Birkbeck Fellow awarded Companion of Honour
Dame Stephanie ‘Steve’ Shirley received the accolade as part of the Queen’s most recent Birthday Honours List. She is the first Birkbeck alumna to receive this honour.
Launching the first art school MBA
This week, Birkbeck and Central Saint Martins celebrated an innovative new collaboration with the launch of their joint MBA programme.
Birkbeck psychologists receive Preyer Award
Professors Mark Johnson and Annette Karmiloff-Smith were awarded in recognition of their contributions to a better understanding of human development.
Practice as Research Corkscrew Conversations: Ruth Solomons (Birkbeck) and Katrine Hjelde (Chelsea College of Arts)
Keynes Library, Birkbeck School of Arts
No booking required
Book launch: Novel Politics. Democratic Imaginations in Nineteenth-Century Fiction by Professor Isobel Armstrong
Keynes Library, Birkbeck School of Arts, 46 Gordon Square, London WC1H 0PD
Free entry; booking required
Practice as Research Corkscrew Conversations: Keith Jarrett (Birkbeck/SOAS) and Malika Booker (Leeds)
Keynes Library, Birkbeck School of Arts, 43 Gordon Square
No booking required
Dr Eddie Bruce-Jones on his new book, Race in the Shadow of Law: State Violence in Contemporary Europe.
Politics and populism
Dr Jason Edwards on the quickening pace of politics and a resurgent populist movement.