Postgraduate Open Week

College of Arts and Law - Postgraduate Open Week

cal-opendayThe College offers postgraduate students the opportunity to join a vibrant, international community that allows research to flourish. Home to world-renowned research centres and famed for its internationally recognised teaching and research output, Arts and Law at Birmingham is engaged in exciting initiatives in new fields of study.

Our Postgraduate Open Week gives you the opportunity to talk to our experts and find out more about the wide portfolio of taught and research opportunities available to you at the University.

Plan your day by browsing our scheduled events in the College of Arts and Law below. 

Please note: Don't forget about our central support sessions, which may be happening on different dates. Please see our central schedule of events for support sessions which may be taking place on another day during our Open Week.

College of Arts and Law General Events

College of Arts and Law General Events
Date  Time  Session Title Session Description
Wednesday 18 November 12:00 - 12:45

Postgraduate Funding Opportunities in the College of Arts and Law

Postgraduate funding opportunities in the College of Arts and Law
Wednesday 18 November

13:00 - 13:45

Postgraduate Research by Distance Learning in the College of Arts and Law

Postgraduate research distance learning opportunities in the College of Arts and Law
Wednesday 18 November

17:00 - 17:45

The Postgraduate Research Student Experience in the College of Art and Law

Find out more about out the experience of postgraduate researchers in the College of Arts and Law
Thursday 19 November

13:00-13:45

Masters research programmes in the College of Arts and Law

Find out more about our Master-level research programmes, including MRes and MA by Research

Birmingham Law School

Birmingham Law School Events
Date  Time  Session Title Session Description
Wednesday 18 November 15:00 - 16:00

Law PGR drop-ins

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportunities at Birmingham Law School.
Wednesday 18 November 17:15 - 18:00

Introduction to MSc Responsible Data Science

Featuring a welcome talk and introduction to the innovative new collaboration between Birmingham Law School, School of Computer Science, Accenture and leading legal industry partners.
Wednesday 18 November

18:00-18:45

 

Introduction to the LLM

Welcome talk and introduction to study for a postgraduate Masters within Birmingham Law School.

Department of Drama and Theatre Arts

Department of Drama and Theatre Arts events
Date Time Session Title Session Description
Wednesday 18 November 16:00-17:00

Postgraduate Research in Drama Drop in Session

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportunities in Drama and Theatre Studies

Department of English Language and Linguistics

Department of English Language and Linguistics events
Date Time Session Title Session Description
Wednesday 18 November 09:00 - 09:45

Introduction to a Masters in English Language and Linguistics (Campus Programmes)

Welcome talk and introduction to campus based programmes within the department of English Language and Linguistics
Wednesday 18 November 14:00 - 15:00

Postgraduate Research in English Language and Applied Linguistics Drop In Session 

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportunities in English Language and Applied Linguistics 
Thursday 19 November 13:00 - 13:45 Introduction to a Masters in English Language and Linguistics (Distance Learning)
Welcome talk and introduction to Distance Learning programmes within the department of English Language and Linguistics

Department of English Literature

Department of English Literature events
Date Time Session Title Session Description
Wednesday 18 November 14:00 - 15:00

Postgraduate Research in English Literature Drop In Session

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportunities in English Literature
Wednesday 18 November 18:00 - 18:45

Introduction to a Masters in English Literature

Welcome talk and introduction to study for a postgraduate Masters within the Department of English Literature

Department of Film and Creative Writing

Department of Film and Creative Writing events
Date Time Session Title Session Description
Tuesday 17 November 16:00 - 16:45

Introduction to a Masters in Creative Writing

Welcome talk and introduction to the MA Creative Writing
Wednesday 18 November 16:00 - 17:00

Introduction to Masters in Film Studies

Welcome talk and introduction to the MA Film and Television: Research and Production
Thursday 19 November 11:00 - 12:00

Postgraduate Research in Film and Creative Writing Drop In Session

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportunities in Film and Creative Writing

School of History and Cultures

Department of African Studies and Anthropology
Date Time Session Title Session Description
Wednesday 18 November 14:00 - 14:45

Introduction to Masters in African Studies

Welcome talk and introduction to study for a postgraduate Masters within the Department of African Studies and Anthropology
Thursday 19 November 10:00 - 11:00

Postgraduate Research in African Studies Drop In Session

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportunities in African Studies
Department of Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology
Date Time Session Title Location
Wednesday 18 November 15:00 - 16:00

Postgraduate Research in Archaeology Drop In Session

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportunities in Archaeology
Wednesday 18 November 16:00 - 17:00

Postgraduate Research in Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies Drop In Session

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportunities in Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies
Wednesday 18 November 16:00 - 17:00

Postgraduate Research in Classics and Ancient History Drop In Session

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportunities in Classics and Ancient History
Wednesday 18 November 19:00 - 19:45

Introduction to a Masters in Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology

Welcome talk and introduction to the department of Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology
Department of History
Date Time Session Title Session Description
Wednesday 18 November 14:00 - 14:45

Introduction to a Masters in History

Welcome talk and introduction to the department of History
Wednesday 18 November 15:00 - 16:00

Postgraduate Research in History Drop In Session

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportunities in History
Ironbridge International Institute for Cultural Heritage events
Date Time Session Title Session Description
Wednesday 18 November 13:00 - 13:45

Introduction to Masters in Heritage

Welcome talk and introduction to study for a postgraduate Masters within the Ironbridge International Institute for Cultural Heritage
   

Postgraduate Research in Cultural Heritage

Please note: There is no online session for postgraduate research in Cultural Heritage.

For any enquiries related to postgraduate research in Cultural Heritage, please contact the admissions tutor John Carman.

School of Languages, Culture, Art History and Music

Department of Art History, Curating and Visual Studies events

Date Time Session Title Session Description
Wednesday 18 November

13:00-14:00

Postgraduate Research in History of Art Drop In Session

 

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportunities in History of Art

Wednesday 18 November

17:00 - 17:45

Introduction to a Masters in History of Art

Welcome talk and introduction to the department of History of Art

Department of Modern Languages events

Date Time Session TitleSession Description
Wednesday 18 November

14:00 - 15:00

Postgraduate Research in Modern Languages Drop In Session

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportunities in Modern Languages

Wednesday 18 November

15:00 - 15:45

Introduction to a Masters in Modern Languages

Welcome talk and introduction to the department of Modern Languages

Department of Music events

Date TimeSession Title Session Description
Wednesday 18 November

14:00 - 14:45

Postgraduate Research in Music Drop In Session

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportunities in Music
Wednesday 18 November

15:00 - 15:45

Introduction to a Masters in Music

Welcome talk and introduction to the department of Music

Sexuality, Gender Studies and Cultures events

Date TimeSession Title Session Description
Wednesday 18 November

15:00 - 16:00

Postgraduate Research in Sexuality and Gender Studies Drop In Session

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportunities in Sexuality and Gender Studies

Department of Philosophy, Theology and Religion

Department of Philosophy events
Date TimeSession Title Session Description
Wednesday 18 November 14:00-15:00

Postgraduate Research in Philosophy Drop In Session

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportunities in Philosophy

Wednesday 18 November 16:00 - 16:45

Introduction to a Masters in Philosophy

Welcome talk and introduction to study for a postgraduate Masters within the Department of Philosophy

Department of Theology and Religion events
Date TimeSession TitleSession Description
Wednesday 18 November

15:00 - 15:45

Introduction to the MPA Faith Based Leadership

Welcome talk and introduction to the new MPA Faith Based Leadership

Wednesday 18 November 15:00 - 16:00

Postgraduate Research in Theology and Religion Drop In Session

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportunities in Theology and Religion

Wednesday 18 November 16:00 - 17:00

Postgraduate Research in Practical Theology Drop In Session

Drop-in session for the Practical Theology Doctorate programme

Wednesday 18 November 18:00 - 18:45

Introduction to Masters in Theology and Religion

Welcome talk and introduction to study for a postgraduate Masters within the Department of Theology and Religion

Shakespeare Institute

Department of Drama and Theatre Arts events
Date Time Session Title Session Description
Wednesday 18 November 16:00 - 16:45

Introduction to the Shakespeare Institute

Welcome talk and introduction to study for a postgraduate Masters within the Shakespeare Institute
Wednesday 18 November 16:00 - 17:00

Postgraduate Research in Shakespeare Studies Drop In Session

Drop-in session for postgraduate research opportunities in Shakespeare Studies

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