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BERA Conference 2024 and WERA Focal Meeting

8 September 2024 to 12 September 2024University of Manchester

Registration open soon

Early Bird Rate –
Before 1 May 2024
Standard Rate –
Before 21 August 2024
Onsite Rate –
After the 22 August 2024

Please also remember that there are bursaries you can apply for to assist with registration fees and/or travel. Apply now

  • There are NO day rates, and the full registration fees apply regardless of how long you spend at the conference.
  • All non member students are entitled to register at these rates but must submit a letter from their institution with their application form confirming student status. Failure to do so may result in your registration being cancelled or paying the higher fees.
  • Invoicing will be available until the 23 June 2024. All invoices must include a purchase order number. After this date all registrations will need to be paid via credit/debit card online.
  • Notification of cancellation must be received by email to: by the 23 June 2024. Cancellations cannot be received by phone. Please ensure you receive acknowledgement of this from the organisers if you cancel. Reimbursement will be in line with our terms and conditions.
  • A mobile app will be available to view the conference session programme.

Membership of BERA

To benefit from the reduced member rate, you will need to join BERA before registering. You can join online here.

BERA Members receive:

  • Discounted registration at the annual international BERA conference and other events
  • Membership of 36 special interest groups (SIGs) and access to SIG events
  • Access to Research Intelligence magazine
  • Opportunities to apply for over £80,000 of funding in fellowships and awards
  • Full On-line access to five journals, a hard copy of the British Educational Research journal and email bulletins on research news and our weekly newsletter
  • Opportunities to represent BERA internationally at conferences and events around the world

Payment of registration fees

Full payment must be made by credit, debit card. If being invoiced these will need to paid within 30 days of receipt or your registration will be cancelled.

Entry to the conference will not be permitted unless full payment has been received before the onsite fees come into effect. On receipt of your registration form, a confirmation email and receipt will be sent to you. If you have not received this within 3 days of registering, please contact us by emailing

Social Events

  Early Bird Rate
Before 1 May
Standard Rate
and Onsite Rate
Additional Tickets
Welcome Reception Included in delegate fees Included in delegate fees £50
Gala Dinner £75 £95 £150

More information on the social events and what is included in the costs are available here.