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Learning Development

The School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy offer a range of learning development resources and student success strategies to enhance academic ability and cultivate student success.

To find out more contact the learning development coordinator.

Birkbeck calls for the way part-time degrees are funded to change to reduce tuition fees by 50%

Part-time degrees are important drivers of social mobility and will be vital to reskilling the workforce post-Brexit by enabling people to work whilst studying, but the number of part-time undergraduates has more than halved since tuition fees increased dramatically in 2012.

The Reluctant Internationalists

Looking back at The Reluctant Internationalists project, after four years of collaboration with exceptional researchers from across the world.

Professor Paul Watt to co-chair Haringey Fairness Commission

The commission will work to tackle inequality and ensure services meet local needs, and will benefit from Professor Watt’s academic research into social inequalities, social housing, communities and urban regeneration.

Department of Biological Sciences achieves Athena SWAN Silver Award

The Athena SWAN Awards are bestowed by the Equality Challenge Unit (ECU) to recognise and reward commitment to gender equality in higher education.

Birkbeck welcomes record number of Chevening scholars

Chevening scholarships are the UK’s international awards scheme, aimed at developing future global leaders. This year, 30 students from 21 countries join Birkbeck on the scheme.

22 November 2018 - 16:00: November Open Evening

30 April 2019 - 10:00: Spring Graduation