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Science at Birkbeck: excellent REF2014 results

The School of Science has done extremely well in the latest research excellence exercise. Nationally Psychological Sciences are rated 5th, Earth and Planetary Sciences are 6th and Biological Sciences are 11th (last two are a joint submission with UCL)

Congratulations to all our graduating science students

You’re part of the largest ever cohort of graduates in Birkbeck’s history

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.

Come to a Birkbeck Open Evening

If you're thinking about a career change or want to increase your subject knowledge, our Open Evenings are a great opportunity to find out about our courses and meet our staff.

Adolescents are less adept at multitasking than adults, psychological study suggests

Multi-institutional study investigates effects of multitasking on social interactions

Infants of blind parents pay less attention to eyes

Sighted infants of blind parents also exhibit advanced visual attention and memory skills, Birkbeck study finds

Largest graduating cohort in Birkbeck’s history begins new chapter

More than 1600 students from across the college's five Schools invited to graduate

03 December 2015 - 18:00: Get Started Postgraduate - December 2015

05 December 2015 - 11:00: Get Started Saturday - December 2015

11 December 2015 - 18:00: Last day of autumn term

24 December 2015 - 09:00: College closes for Christmas and New Year