BELP is an annual conference for Postgraduate students in English Language and Applied Linguistics. Since 1998, BELP has provided postgraduate researchers from the University of Birmingham and other institutions with a platform to present work and network with researchers in the fields of English Language and Applied Linguistics. 

BELP 2017 Schedule (FINAL)

Book of Abstracts

The aims of the BELP Conference are:

  • To foster and extend a supportive PGR community both within the University of Birmingham and beyond through networking opportunities;

  • To provide quality, thought-provoking postgraduate presentations and plenary talks;

  • To offer a forum in which postgraduate researchers may acquire the skills necessary for careers in academia and beyond.