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Birkbeck, University of London

Bloomsbury (Central London) Campus, London United Kingdom
    • QS World University Rankings
      344
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputVery High
    • Student/Faculty Ratio16
    • ScholarshipsYes
    • International Students3,301
    • SizeM
    • Total Faculty537

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    Birkbeck, University of London is one of the world's top research-intensive universities. As a college of the University of London, Birkbeck awards internationally respected qualifications and offers students a unique opportunity to study in the evening alongside London's working professionals. Located in historic Bloomsbury, Birkbeck is at the heart of the University of London's city center campus.

    Students from over 120 countries study at Birkbeck, attracted to the vibrant academic community and the opportunity to find part-time work while attending classes in the evening. Birkbeck offers a wide range of full-time Bachelor’s degree programs within five schools:

    • School of Arts
    • School of Business
    • Economics & Informatics
    • School of Science
    • School of Law and School of Social Sciences, History & Philosophy  


    International students can check for details of equivalences of qualifications at bbk.ac.uk/international and can also take advantage of various scholarship opportunities.

    There are a wide range of accommodation options available to Birkbeck students, including University of London Halls of Residence, private student accommodation and flat-shares with other students. For more information on applying to study at Birkbeck as an international student, please email [email protected]


    About

    Birkbeck, University of London is one of the world's top research-intensive universities. As a college of the University of London, Birkbeck awards internationally respected qualifications and offers students a unique opportunity to study in the evening alongside London's working professionals. Located in historic Bloomsbury, Birkbeck is at the heart of the University of London's city center campus.

    Students from over 120 countries study at Birkbeck, attracted to the vibrant academic community and the opportunity to find part-time work while attending classes in the evening. Birkbeck offers a wide range of full-time Bachelor’s degree programs within five schools:

    • School of Arts
    • School of Business
    • Economics & Informatics
    • School of Science
    • School of Law and School of Social Sciences, History & Philosophy  


    International students can check for details of equivalences of qualifications at bbk.ac.uk/international and can also take advantage of various scholarship opportunities.

    There are a wide range of accommodation options available to Birkbeck students, including University of London Halls of Residence, private student accommodation and flat-shares with other students. For more information on applying to study at Birkbeck as an international student, please email [email protected]


    University highlights

    Birkbeck, University of London is one of the top Public universities in London, United Kingdom. It is ranked #344 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #379
    • 2013
      #=374
    • 2014
      #431-440
    • 2015
      #=290
    • 2016
      #=280
    • 2018
      #=308
    • 2019
      #=306
    • 2020
      #328
    • 2021
      #344

    Ranking criteria

    31.4
    Overall
    13.6
    Academic Reputation
    4.2
    Employer Reputation
    14.5
    Faculty Student Ratio
    63.4
    Citations per Faculty
    97.8
    International Faculty Ratio
    98
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    8,391

    36%
    64%

    International students
    3,301

    36%
    64%

    Total faculty staff
    537

    233
    304

    Total students
    8,391

    36%
    64%

    International students
    3,301

    36%
    64%

    Total faculty staff
    537

    304
    233

    Scholarships

    Yes
    The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.

    Available programs

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