Postgraduate Open Day

College of Social Sciences - Postgraduate Open Day Saturday 10 March 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 that the below schedule is subject to change and details will be finalised shortly.

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.

TBC, Alan Walters Building

11.30–13.30 

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

TBC, Alan Walters Building

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

TBC, Alan Walters Building
12.00–14.00 Drop-in session for research programmes (PhD, MRes, EdD and Ma by Research) TBC, Alan Walters Building 
12.00-14.00

Drop-in session for postgraduate taught programmes

TBC, Alan Walters Building
12.00–14.00 

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

TBC, Alan Walters Building 
12.00-14.00

Drop-in session for Teching English as a Foreign Language

TBC, Alan Walters Building
12.15-13.00

An Introduction to Initial Teacher Education

TBC, Alan Walters Building
13.00-14.00

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

TBC, Alan Walters Building

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)

TBC, 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 School 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

TBC, Alan Walters Building

 

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 TBC, Alan Walters Building

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  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 Alan Walters Building (TBC)

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

 
Alan Walters Building (TBC)
12.30-13.00

Introduction to studying Social Work at Birmingham

Alan Walters Building (TBC)
13.00-13.30

Drop-in session for research degrees in the School

Alan Walters Building (TBC)

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