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Gender and sexuality studies

Birkbeck has a strong tradition in interdisciplinary gender and sexuality studies, and encourages students to think in innovative and critical ways about the topics they are investigating. Your study can take a wide variety of forms and may cover themes from across the social sciences, arts and humanities.

Our students benefit from being part of a vibrant research environment including the Birkbeck Gender and Sexuality (BiGS) research group which includes internationally renowned scholars and a programme of events and talks.

Figures show the buck’s top here at birkbeck

Government data shows salaries for Birkbeck graduates are way above sector averages a year after end of studies and 12th highest in UK.

Birkbeck to launch major entrepreneurship programme with support from Santander

A £100,000 award from Santander will fund two significant projects to promote, develop and understand entrepreneurship.

Birkbeck student awarded MBE in Queen’s Birthday Honours

Anne-Marie Canning, who studies Public Policy and Management at Birkbeck, was recognised in the Honours for services to higher education.

The first AIDS Histories And Cultures Festival will come to London in July 2018

Convened by the Raphael Samuel History Centre at Birkbeck and Queen Mary University of London, along with Ash Kotak, the festival will explore the histories and cultures of HIV/AIDS from the 1980s to the present day.

Three Minute heroes selected

Birkbeck doctoral students competed in annual contest with Keith Jarrett taking the overall £500 prize.