Birkbeck, University of London

Birkbeck, University of London


Founded: 1823


Address: Malet St, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7HX



Birkbeck, University of London has a rather unique quality in its evening teaching. This benefits students who have other commitments in the day-time but wish to peruse an academic course in the evening. Birkbeck, University of London houses a diverse array of students from over 120 different countries.


Services for International Students

A number of orientation events and activities are available to students on behalf of Birkbeck, University of London. These include college-wide events and department-specific activities to allow students to feel welcome upon arrival to the university.



Accommodation is available for students who attend Birkbeck, University of London. International students can choose to reside in University of London intercollegiate halls, however, students may also choose to search for private accommodation if they prefer. Birkbeck, University of London also has an agreement with Unite, a specialist provider of student accommodation, which entitles full-time students to apply for places within their halls of residence.



Birkbeck, University of London is located, as the name suggests, in the historic capital of the UK. London is home to a diverse array of culture, people, music, arts and nightlife, perfect for any student who wishes to fully immerse themselves in contemporary British culture. The campus is a five minutes’ walk from the British Museum and within easy walking distance of the well-known West End shopping areas of Oxford Street and Covent Garden. Overall, the rich culture of the day and the bustling atmosphere of the night provides students with numerous opportunities.

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