College of Social Sciences (CoSS)

The College of Social Sciences brings together over 360 academics (including 86 professors) and 264 professional staff across a range of disciplines and interdisciplinary fields. Around 25% of our staff are international and combined with over 42,500 global alumni representing over 185 countries, our work impacts all areas of society grounded in the key disciplines of business, economics, education, government and society, and social policy.

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Birmingham Business School

Posted 07 October 2015

Mentoring: An hour a month to support students

Do you have an hour a month that you could give to support current students? The University Mentoring scheme aims to help students through their time at University: from settling in during the first few months, through taking exams, choosing a career path and tackling interviews.

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School of Education

Posted 19 August 2015

University of Birmingham School welcomes new Sixth Formers

Enrolment for the first ever places at a pioneering new school's Sixth Form begins tomorrow, as students across Birmingham receive their GCSE results. The University of Birmingham School will open its doors for the first time to prospective Sixth Form students who have met the entry criteria.

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School of Government and Society

Posted 30 September 2015

IDD Impact case studies 2015

Research by IDD academics ranked in top 20 examples of UK research contributing to global development

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School of Social Policy

Posted 13 October 2015

School of Social Policy at the 'Davos of Ageing'

Jon Glasby was invited to join an international panel of experts as part of the inaugural International Federation on Ageing/DaneAge Global Think Tank on Ageing (the 'Copenhagen' summit).

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