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Virtual Open Evening

Venue: Online

This virtual open evening will provide the opportunity to find out more about studying at Birkbeck, University of London, our undergraduate and postgraduate course offers, and what it is like to be a student here.

The virtual sessions will run from 16:00 until 18:00 BST, and will give you the chance to talk to our academics, current students and support services through a live text chat.

Alongside this, you can watch a wide variety of content specifically created for this event to find out more about our academic departments, and listen to sample lectures on a range of subjects.


Live Session

Welcome by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Professor Matt Innes 16:00-16:05 BST

Student Life Panel 16:15-16:30 BST

Welcome by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Professor Matt Innes (repeat of 16:00 talk) 17:00-17:05 BST

Student Life Panel (repeat of 16:15 talk) 17:00-17:30 BST


On Demand Content

Between 16:00-18:00 GMT, you can take your time to watch videos about our departments, courses, student finance, how we teach and much more. You can come back to them at any time during the event.

Support Services Live Chat

From 16:00- 17:30 GMT you can ask any questions you may have after or during watching the live sessions or on-demand videos. Our staff are here to help. The session will be run via Unibuddy Live Events.

  • Accommodation Services
  • Admissions
  • Birkbeck's Talent Careers Service
  • International Team
  • Library Services
  • Student Advice and Finance
  • Wellbeing Services

Academic Departments Live Chat

From 16:00-17:30 GMT, you will be able to chat with staff from all of our academic departments to find out more about the course that you are interested in.


Meet Current Students Live Chat

Between 16:00 - 17:30 GMT, you will also be able to chat to current students and ask them any questions you may have about how they find evening study at Birkbeck, their experiences of applying, and how they are finding studying in the current climate.


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