Postgraduate Open Day

College of Social Sciences - Postgraduate Open Day Saturday 24 November 2018

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 360 academics (including 86 professors) and 264 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.

Start planning your day by browsing our scheduled events in the College of Social Sciences below. 

Please note the following event times are available as a guide only. Event times and locations will be announced closer to the Open Day in November. You can use this information as a rough guide to plan your day.

Birmingham Business School

Birmingham Business School events
 Time  Event  Location
10.00-12.00

Prospective MSc, MBA and Research candidates: please visit the Study Fair in the Great Hall for more information on the programmes available at Birmingham Business School

Birmingham Business School stand, Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)

11.30–13.30 

Drop-in session for taught MSc and MBA programmes offering an opportunity to meet with some of our programme directors, academics and current students.

Room G11 , Alan Walters Building (R29)

11.30–13.30 

Drop-in session for doctoral research (PhD) opportunities in Birmingham Business School

Room G11, Alan Walters Building (R29)

School of Education

School of Education events
 Time Event  Location
10.00-12.00

Prospective candidates: please visit the Study Fair in the Great Hall for more information on the programmes available at the School of Education

Education Stand, Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)
12.00-14.00

Drop-in session for Applied Educational and Child Psychology Doctorate

Breakout Room 1: 205, Alan Walters Building (R29)
12.00–14.00 Drop-in session for research programmes (PhD, MRes, EdD and Ma by Research) Breakout Room 2: 206, Alan Walters Building 
12.00-14.00

Drop-in session for postgraduate taught programmes

Breakout Room 9: 221, Alan Walters Building (R29)
12.00–14.00 

Drop-in session for training in the area of Education (Disability, Inclusion and Special Needs)

Breakout Room 8: 220, Alan Walters Building 
12.00-14.00

Drop-in session for Teaching English as a Foreign Language

Breakout Room 7: 219, Alan Walters Building (R29)
12.15-13.00

An Introduction to Initial Teacher Education

Harvard Lecture Theatre Room 223, Alan Walters Building (R29)
13.00-14.00

Drop-in session for Primary and Initial Teacher Training (PGDipED and Schools Direct)

Breakout Room 6: 218, Alan Walters Building (R29)

Institute for Conflict, Cooperation and Security

Institute for Conflict, Cooperation and Security (ICCS) events
 Time Event Location

10.00-12.00

Prospective candidates: please visit the Study Fair in the Great Hall for more information on Political Psychology of International Relations and MSc Global Cooperation and Security (ICCS)

ICCS Stand, Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)

 

12.15-13.15

Studying MSc Political Psychology of International Relations and MSc Global Cooperation and Security in the Institute for Conflict, Cooperation and Security (ICCS)

Room 111, Alan Walters Building

Institute of Local Government Studies

Institute of Local Government Studies events
 Time Event Location
10.00-12.00

Prospective candidates: please visit the Study Fair in the Great Hall for more information on the Institute of Local Government Studies 

Local Government Studies Stand, Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)

12.15-13.15

Drop-in session for Local Government Studies

Room 103, Alan Walters Building (R29)

 

International Development Department

International Development Department events
 Time Event Location
10.00-12.00 Prospective candidates: please visit the Study Fair in the Great Hall for more information on the International Development Department International Development stand, Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)
12.15–13.00 Studying International Development at postgraduate level Room 204, Alan Walters Building (R29)

Political Science and International Studies

Political Science and International Studies events
 Time Event Location
10.00-12.00 Prospective candidates: please visit the Study Fair in the Great Hall for more information on Political Science and International Studies  Political Science and International Studies stand, Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)
12.00-13.00 Drop-in session for studying Politics at postgraduate level Room 103, Alan Walters Building  (R29)

Social Policy and Social Work

Social Policy and Social Work events
 Time Event Location
10.00-12.00

Prospective candidates: please visit the Study fair in the Great Hall for more information on Social Policy and Social Work

Social Policy Stand, Great Hall, Aston Webb Building (R6)
12.00-12.30

Introduction to studying Social Policy at Birmingham

 
Room 112, Alan Walters Building (R29)
12.30-13.00

Introduction to studying Social Work at Birmingham

Room G03, Alan Walters Building (R29)
13.00-13.30

Drop-in session for research degrees in the School

Room 112, Alan Walters Building (R29)

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