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School of Science, Birkbeck, University of London

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Mini Open Day - Sat 3 December

If you're considering applying via UCAS for an undergraduate science course, come along to learn about evening study with Birkbeck.

Flexible study

Birkbeck supports the needs of students who are juggling daytime work or other commitments with evening study. Most of our students study part-time in the evenings, but you can also study with us full-time.

New postgraduate loans

Find out more about the new government loans for Master's courses plus our flexible payment options.

Starting at Birkbeck?

Follow this guide to make sure you're ready to study with us this autumn.

Science Week 2016 highlights

Catch up with blogs, photos and videos from our recent Science Week.

Study provides new evidence about gas emissions from ancient North Korean volcanic eruption

Despite 946 AD Mount Paektu eruption not causing climatic disruption it may have been responsible for largest ever Sulphur release

Birkbeck part of consortium awarded funding for doctoral training

Partnership will provide 41 studentships per year for six years

New study could be key to understanding development of autism-related traits

Babies of socially-uncomfortable parents show same brain responses in social situations as infants with later autism