Chat online with our staff and students

Chat to us online about studying in School of Social PolicyHave you ever wondered what it would be like to be a student here? To help give you an idea of the student experience, we will be running a number of online chat sessions for a variety of subjects within the department. You will be able to chat with current students and staff who will answer your questions about the degree programme and the student experience here at Birmingham. 

Online chats are being held at the following times:

Undergraduate Courses

  • BA PPE (Policy, Politics and Economics)
    6.00pm – 8.00pm, Tuesday 1 July 2014
  • BA Social Policy
    7pm – 8pm, Thursday 3 July 2014


You can login to the online chat ten minutes before the start time, by visiting:

Login to the relevant chat session by clicking on the ‘user login’ button with your username and password (details below)*.

*If you are a current applicant to the University of Birmingham then you can login using your existing Birmingham VIP login details that have been emailed to you. Please contact if you have forgotten your login details.

**If you are not currently an applicant to the University, then you will need to create a username and password in order to login to the chat sessions.

We look forward to chatting to you; if you have any questions regarding the chat sessions, then please contact Paul Scott (