Why Birkbeck?

Birkbeck is a world-class institution with a global reputation

World-class research

Birkbeck is a leading research-led institution as reflected by its consistently high ratings.

Excellence in teaching and training

Birkbeck is a globally competitive university recognised in world rankings.

A wealth of research and intelligence resources

Birkbeck has access to superb resources for research, including the British Library and a multitude of the latest electronic intelligence resources.

A vibrant mix of students

Typically Birkbeck sport management programmes will contain both full-time and part-time students, with many already working in the sport sector.

Flexibility of teaching

Birkbeck’s evening mode of teaching allows students maximum flexibility in terms of organising internship placements and part-time working opportunities.

A great location

Birkbeck is located in the Bloomsbury district of central London (WC1) within easy reach of other world-class facilities, such as the British Library and the British Museum.

Opportunities in London

Birkbeck is situated in the heart of London and located near many sport organisations and sport business employers, creating opportunities for highly-valued internships in organisations such as the Football Association (the FA) and Manchester United.