Applied Linguistics Society

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Are you passionate about language(s) in action? Sign up to be part of the Birkbeck College Applied Linguistics Society, providing social and academic events for students interested in language, multilingualism, intercultural communication, language teaching, language attitudes, etc.

Join the Society to meet like-minded students at quiz nights, cinema screenings, talks and all kinds of social events!

Membership is free for the 2018/19 academic year. If you have any questions before joining, send an email to for more details.


Terms and conditions

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Birkbeck Students' Union groups are only open to full membership for enrolled Birkbeck students. Other membership categories may exist depending on the group's constitution and the approval of the SU's Executive Committee.

In additional to the general term and conditions for Birkbeck Students' Union organised and managed events, all our Clubs, Societies, Networks and Projects may apply additonal conditions on attendance. Examples can be, and not limited to, membership of a club or society, students from one programme or class, self-organised groups and liberation campaigns limited to participants on a self-defining basis into the group membership (e.g. LGBTQ+ students or women only).

All attendees at an event must register in advance and ensure they bring along a copy of their e-ticket and their Birkbeck student ID.