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Birkbeck, University of London

Established 1823

Birkbeck, University of London

Established 1823


Location: United Kingdom

Nearest Airport: London City Airport

Nearest Station: St Pancras International


  • CUG : 116
  • THE : 351–400
  • QS : 344

Tuition Fees

Average tuition fee: 15009

Number of Students

Bachelor’s degree students: 6680

Master’s degree students: 4745

International students: 38%

About Birkbeck, University of London

Birkbeck, University of London (formally Birkbeck College), is a public research university located in London, England, and a constituent college of the federal University of London. Established in 1823, Birkbeck is one of the few universities to specialise in evening higher education in the United Kingdom.
Birkbeck's main building is based in the area of Bloomsbury in London Borough of Camden in Central London. In partnership with University of East London, Birkbeck has an additional large campus in Stratford, next to the Theatre Royal. Birkbeck offers over 200 undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, nearly all lectures are given in the evening. Birkbeck's academic activities are organised into five constituent faculties which are subdivided into nineteen departments. Birkbeck, being part of the University of London, shares the University's academic standards and awards University of London degrees. Birkbeck's alumni include five Nobel laureates, numerous political leaders, members of the Parliament of the United Kingdom and a British prime minister.

Complete Course List

  • Business and management studies
  • Economics
  • Business analysis and management
  • Social studies
  • Languages
  • Literature and creative writing
  • Media studies and publishing
  • Journalism
  • Politics
  • Theatre studies
  • Teacher training and education
  • Humanities
  • History
  • Museum studies
  • Social sciences
  • Philosophy
  • Finance
  • Earth and ocean sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Accounting
  • Energy and environmental management
  • Environmental science and ecology
  • Biology and life sciences
  • Law and legal studies
  • Politics and International Relations
  • Psychology
  • Health sciences
  • Computer sciences and IT
  • Software engineering
  • Classics
  • Geology
  • Health Care Management
  • Medicine and surgery
  • Archaeology and anthropology
  • Film and TV studies
  • Economics and Econometrics
  • Marketing
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Linguistics
  • Art management
  • Sports science
  • Engineering
  • Physics
  • Astrophysics
  • Art and design
  • Organisational psychology
  • Computer science
  • Geography
  • Photography
  • Diplomacy and international law
  • Performance
  • Criminal law
  • Fine art
  • Analytical chemistry
  • Biomedical engineering
  • Business and human resource management
  • Chemistry
  • Food sciences
  • Neurology and neuroscience
  • Architecture
  • Banking and finance
  • Mass communication
  • Music and performing arts
  • Hospitality and tourism
  • Tourism, hospitality and event management
  • Graphic design
  • Information science and librarianship
  • Entrepeneurship and management
  • Economics and development economics
  • Commercial and Corporate law
  • Civil engineering and construction
  • Theology and religious studies
Birkbeck, University of London

51.5218909453, -0.1303589499

Postal Address

Malet Street
United Kingdom
United Kingdom

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