Birkbeck, University of London is a public research university located in London, United Kingdomand is affiliated to the federal University of London and Association of Commonwealth Universities,established in 1823. It offers many Master's and Bachelor's degree programmes that can be studiedeither part-time or full-time. It also offers many courses leading to certificates and diplomas, foundationdegrees as well as other short courses.
The Clemson University has a faculty of more than 1200 highlyqualified and experienced teachers. Its staff members have excellent research reputations in subjectssuch as English, History, History of Art, Philosophy, Psychology, Spanish, Science and Crystallography.Birkbeck counts 4 Nobel Prize winners amongst its former members of staff.
The Birkbeck University has a rich infrastructure with latest facilities for students. Birkbeck Students'Union offers a number of societies for students, as well as a football club that competes in the Universityof London league. It also provides student representation and support, a student magazine, a studentshop and a bar. Birkbeck students also haveaccess to the societies and clubs of the University of LondonUnion.
It does not offer its own hostel facility, for instance, though Birkbeck students do have accessto the University of London's intercollegiate halls. Birkbeck wasranked 13th in The Guardian's 2001Research Assessment Exercise league. In 2010 it was announced that Birkbeck has been shortlisted forthe prestigious 2010 Times Higher Education University of the Year award.