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School of Science, Birkbeck, University of London

Welcome to Birkbeck

School of Science


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Come along to one of our prospective student events

These free events, held throughout the year, provide the perfect opportunity for you to ask questions about our courses in Biological Sciences, Psychological Sciences, or Earth and Planetary Sciences.

Science at Birkbeck: world leading research

From using innovative computer programmes to discover how babies learn to investigating coastal erosion, our staff are engaged in groundbreaking, internationally recognised work.

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.

Research reveals how our bodies keep unwelcome visitors out of cell nuclei

Findings could lead to development of new drugs to protect normal cell functioning

University of the Year Award – winner to be announced on 27 November

Birkbeck is delighted to be shortlisted for the Times Higher Education’s University of the Year Award.

New study aims to improve attention control in infants at risk of ADHD

Study will use computer-based attention training

06 December 2014 - 11:00: Try It Saturday - December

09 December 2014 - 18:00: Choosing the Right Course - 9 December

11 December 2014 - 18:00: Choosing the Right Course - 11 December

09 January 2015 - 18:00: BISR Guilt Screening Series

10 January 2015 - 12:30: Frederick Wiseman’s 'At Berkeley'