Birkbeck is located in London in the lively and central district of Bloomsbury. Student life at Birkbeck is a unique experience, as students attend classes in the evening, allowing them to study or work during the day. The university is home to one of the largest populations of international students in the country, all with access to Birbeck’s vast array of facilities and accommodation on the doorstep of some of London’s most iconic landmarks.
Birkbeck ranks in the top 250 universities worldwide. According to the QS World Rankings, it is in the top 100 for English literature, history and philosophy. It boasts an impressive research reputation, with 73% of research rated as ‘worldleading or internationally excellent’.
Birkbeck University of London are in the top 25 UK institutions for attracting international students offering students a range of different courses. These include short courses, foundation, undergraduate, postgraduate and PhD courses. In addition, the university are ranked in the top 100 for Philosophy, the top 150 for Communications & Media and English. Furthermore, Birkbeck rank in the top 200 for History, Psychology and Arts and Humanities; giving the university six subjects ranked in the top 200 courses worldwide.
Students who have applied with Global Study UK have selected to study a range of different subjects at Birkbeck, University of London including:
Birkbeck, University of London is located in the heart of England’s capital offering great transport to and from the university. Furthermore, the university is within walking distance from London’s cultural, historic and leisure sites.
The university offers an in-house recruitment and employability service called Birkbeck Talent. They offer international students a work readiness programme to assist them with finding relevant work experience.