About BELP

Birmingham English Language Postgraduate Conference (BELP)

Friday 21st April 2023

Welcome to the BELP conference, open to all University of Birmingham students whose research relates to language and linguistics. BELP is held annually by postgraduate students in the Department of English Language and Linguistics.

BELP has been running since 1998 and provides researchers with the opportunity to present their research and network with other researchers in the field of English Language and Applied Linguistics. This year, the conference will be hosted as a hybrid event, both on the University of Birmingham’s Edgbaston campus and on the Zoom video conferencing platform.

Where: University of Birmingham & Zoom

Entry: free

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Key Dates for 2023

Abstracts due: Friday 17th February

Applicants notified: Friday 10th March

Programme announced: Friday 17th March

In-person registration deadline: Tuesday 4th April

Online registration deadline: Monday 17th April

Conference: Friday 21st April

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Eloise Parr – co-organiser of BELP 2023