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Celebrating research at Birkbeck: summer 2015

From investigating lunar samples, to finding a safe place to land a space rover, academics in our Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences are at the forefront of research activities on a galactic scale.

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)

Postgraduate Support Scheme for final year Birkbeck undergraduates (full-time)

We are pleased to announce that, for October 2015 entry, Birkbeck has a limited number of new £10,000 postgraduate scholarships

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.

Novel twin study reveals new direction for exploring paranoia and hallucinations during adolescence

Sleep disturbances and experiences of paranoia and hallucinations may maintain one another in a cyclical manner

Newborns’ attention linked to later childhood behavioural problems

New Birkbeck study finds link between babies' looking patterns and later behavioural problems

Pioneering study into whether or not babies learn from touchscreens

Families invited to participate in worldwide research project

16 July 2015 - 18:00: Get Started Evening - July 2015

20 August 2015 - 18:00: Get Started Evening - August 2015

09 September 2015 - 16:00: Open Evening

24 November 2015 - 16:00: Open Evening