Birkbeck, University of London

Course Introduction

Arts and humanities courses at Birkbeck are ranked third best in London and 11th in the UK in the Times Higher Education 2015'16 World University Subject Rankings. Our academic staff are international authorities in their respective fields, delivering stimulating teaching that is specially designed for people returning to study. You will have access to the University of London's wealth of study resources, including Birkbeck Library, which has an extensive history collection, including the major specialist journals, and access to online materials. We offer multiple approaches to the study of societies and cultures, human geography, and sustainability, poverty and development, as well as community and citizenship, at local, regional and global levels. In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF), Sociology at Birkbeck was ranked 13th in the UK. Birkbeck is different: classes are in the evening, so you can work, volunteer or do your own thing during the day. Record numbers of students are doing just that and getting a head start on their future careers.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
CertHE (Post A-Level) £6,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
CertHE (Post A-Level) £6,000  Academic year. First year home fees