Birkbeck offers a unique combination of evening study and a matchless central London location, right in the geographic and academic centre of the city, giving you exceptional opportunities.

At Birkbeck, you can build your own university experience, with as little or as much support as you need. Birkbeck offers a famously friendly, welcoming environment and we will be with you every step of the way, offering academic support and pastoral guidance, whenever you need it.

In a Birkbeck classroom, you will find yourself surrounded by a diverse range of people, aged from 18 to 80. These can include: secondary school graduates embarking on higher education study; working professionals, keen to gain a promotion or change direction in their career; innovators and entrepreneurs looking to start their own business or realise an idea; and successful graduates, eager to start work.


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.

Birkbeck is a great choice for students who want to study in central London – it’s only a short walk from Tottenham Court Road or Russell Square tube stations. If you’re looking for student accommodation, there are plenty of options in the area, including our their own Birkbeck Court residences.


The school offers both part-time and full-time programs, so students can choose the option that best fits their needs. Birkbeck also has a variety of online courses that make it easy for students to attend class and complete their assignments from anywhere in the world.

The University’s top courses include Psychology, Philosophy and Law.

Click below to discover the wide range of courses that Birkbeck, University of London offer.