University Birkbeck was noted in the latest issue of the Complete University Guide (CUG) 2017 – one of the three leading British publications that publish annual rankings of universities UK.
CUG emphasized the flexibility of the bachelor – a large part of the 80 offered by the University evening programs in addition to the standard 3-year training period is also available in the format of 4 years, attending evening classes part-time (part time study), and some programs are designed for 6 years. The University offers more than 200 academic and research courses for postgraduate and 40 certified programs of the University of London – they all take place in the evening.
In the Complete University Guide have also been a focus on the strong potential of the teaching staff of the University, high results in National student surveys. Were noted world-class research programs of the University according to the latest figures, given in REF 2014.
In the CUG is not specified final rating Birkbeck among British universities is due to the fact that the University recently entered into UCAS (national service of admission of students, through which universities in the UK received the majority of entrants) and the required statistics for the rating has not yet been accumulated.
This year in the Complete University Guide was ratings published edition of the QS to evaluate universities according to subjects studied. Birkbeck turned out to be in the elite of world universities in nine disciplines. He got a list of the TOP 100 universities in the world for English literature, history and philosophy and in the TOP 150 in law and psychology. And in linguistics and geography Birkbeck was among the 200 best universities in the world.