Postgraduate Open Day

College of Social Sciences - Postgraduate Open Day - Wednesday 16 March 2022

coss-opendayGenerating new knowledge about society and transferring this in ways that improve wellbeing is central to all the work undertaken in this research-led college. Social Sciences brings together over 300 academics and over 200 members of professional staff across a range of disciplines and interdisciplinary fields.

Our Postgraduate Open Day 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 Social Sciences below. 

Please note: The timetable below is from our last Postgraduate Open Day on Saturday 20 November 2021. The timetable for March will differ from this, but you can use it as a rough guide to plan your day and see what our open days normally include.

Birmingham Business School

Birmingham Business School events
 Time  Session Title  Session Description Location
12:15 - 13:45 Drop-in session for taught MSc and MBA programmes in the Business School Find out more about our MSc and MBA programmes offering an opportunity to meet with some of our programme directors, academics and current students. Alan Walters: G11

School of Education

School of Education events
 Time Session TitleSession DescriptionLocation
12:15 - 13:15

Talk: Get into Teaching

Find out more on how to Get Into Teaching Programmes at the University of Birmingham Alan Walters: G03
12:15 - 13:15

Drop-in session for Postgraduate Research

Drop in session to find out more about our Postgraduate Education Programmes at postgraduate research level Alan Walters: 111
12:15 - 13:15

Drop-in session for Education and Social Justice

Drop-in: Find out more about our Postgraduate Education and Social Justice Programmes at postgraduate taught level Alan Walters: 112
13:15 - 14:15

Talk: Disability Inclusion and Special Needs

Find out more about Education: Disability, Inclusion and Special Needs Postgraduate Taught programmes (distance programmes) Alan Walters: G03
13:30 - 14:15

Cafe Teach

Join us for an informal discussion and networking opportunity around Teacher Training. Refreshments will be provided Alan Walters 111 and 112

School of Government

School of Government events
 Time Session TitleSession DescriptionLocation
12:00 - 13:00 Drop-in session for Local and Government Studies Drop-in: Find out more about our Postgraduate programmes in the The Institute of Local Government Studies (INLOGOV). This session will be a drop-in. Muirhead Tower: 545
12:15 - 13:15 Talk: Studying Postgraduate Politics and International Relations at the University of Birmingham: An Introduction to the POLSIS programmes. Find out more about our Postgraduate Programmes in the Department of Political Science and International Studies. This session will be followed by a Question and Answer session. Miurhead Tower: 112
12:30 - 13:15 Talk: Studying International Development at postgraduate level Talk: Find out more about our Postgraduate Programmes in the International Development Department Miurhead Tower: 121

Social Policy and Social Work

Social Policy and Social Work events
 TimeSession Title Session DescriptionLocation
12:15 - 13:15

Talk: Introduction to Postgraduate Social Policy Programmes at postgraduate level

Find out more about our Postgraduate Social Policy Programmes (for International Students) at postgraduate taught level Miurhead Tower: G15
12:15 - 13:15

Drop-in session for Social Work

Drop-in: Find out more about our Postgraduate Social Work Programmes at postgraduate taught level Muirhead Tower: 710

If you are looking for schedules of our other colleges, you can find them here: