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 December 2016

Alan Walters Building to be formally opened today

The University's new dedicated postgraduate building, the Alan Walters Building, is to be formally opened today (Wednesday 7 December) marked by a prestigious lecture delivered by Lord Burns.

Posted 05 December 2016

FT European Business School Rankings 2016

Birmingham Business School are delighted to announce that our MBA programme has retained its ranking as one of the top 90 Business Schools within the FT European Business School Ranking.

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School of Education

Posted 05 December 2016

Doctoral Research Conference 2016

Another successful year for the School of Education's Doctoral Research Conference with Professor Kalwant Bhopal providing the keynote presentation.

Posted 05 December 2016

Doctoral Research Conference 2016

Another successful year for the School of Education's Doctoral Research Conference with Professor Kalwant Bhopal providing the keynote presentation.

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School of Government and Society

Posted 08 December 2016

School Enhancement Fund supports Student attendance at Model UN

The London International MUN HS took place this weekend where 100 high school students engaged in a simulation of the different committees at the UN. Through the different sessions they were able to come up with high-quality resolutions portraying their commitment and developing their diplomatic skills.

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School of Social Policy

Posted 29 November 2016

LifeSavers

LifeSavers is a joint initiative by the Church of England and Young Enterprise. It seeks to establish schools savings clubs in primary schools across the UK in conjunction with a financial education curriculum.

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