Social Sciences Applicant Taster Days

  • Social Science - Applicant Visit Day

    Applicant Visit Days provide in-depth information about your chosen course.

  • Social Science - Applicant Visit Day

    Learn about the student experience here and the journey your course will take you on.

  • Social Science - Applicant Visit Day

    Explore our campus including the School's cutting-edge facilities.

  • Social Science - Applicant Visit Day

    Talk to current students and your future academic tutors.

Applicant Taster Days are by invitation only.

How it works

1You should have received an email on how to register your place.

2You will need the username and password from the email.

Not received an email?

If you've haven’t yet been invited to attend one of our Applicant Taster Days and you have been offered a place to study at Birmingham City University, please let us know.

Applicant taster Day 2017/18

Download the programme

Applicant Taster Days organised by the School of Social Sciences are designed to give you a flavour of what studying Criminology, Psychology and Sociology with us is really like. 

Our Applicant Taster Days are designed to relieve the stress of decision making and to enlighten you on what we have to offer you as one of our students. It is a chance for you to get to know us better and to place you in a good position to make a decision about studying with us and your future.

Our exclusive Applicant Taster Days in 2017 will be hosted at our new Curzon Building, based in the City Centre giving you a real feel of what it’s like to be a student in the heart of Birmingham. Each of our departments have worked on tailoring programmes to enhance your taster session as a thought provoking experience in a practical based learning environment, with state of the art technology.

We will equip you with the key pillars of each discipline, with the opportunity to explore our facilities and the chance to interact with both tutors and current students throughout the day. 

Applicant Taster Day dates 2017:

  • Saturday 28 January
  • Saturday 18 February
  • Wednesday 22 February
  • Saturday 18 March
  • Wednesday 12 April

These will cover the below courses:

  • BA Criminology
  • BA Criminology and Security Studies
  • BA Criminology, Policing and Investigation
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology with Business
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology with Criminology
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology with Marketing
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology with Sociology
  • BA (Hons) Black Studies
  • BA (Hons) Sociology
  • BA (Hons) Sociology and Criminology

Contact us

If you have any additional queries about the Social Sciences Applicant Taster Day, please contact Central Admissions on +44 (0)121 331 6371, or email