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Early enrolment and Library membership services

Prior to the start of term the Library will be assisting with early enrolment of SOAS students. This may mean delays to Library membership services to anyone seeking to visit the Library on a day pass or join as an external member. 

29th August 2014

SOAS in the media 29 August 2014

A round up of SOAS in the media

29th August 2014

Conference Report: Syria – Correcting the Narrative, Building Solidarity

Conference Report: Syria – Correcting the Narrative, Building Solidarity, 21 June 2014, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London

27th August 2014

We Are Iraqis SOAS scholar receives Arab American Book Award for exploration of what it means to be Iraqi

Nadje Al-Ali, Professor of Gender Studies at SOAS, University of London has been awarded the The Evelyn Shakir Non-Fiction Award at the 2014 Arab American Book Award for her co-edited book on what it means to be Iraqi.

22nd August 2014

SOAS in the media Friday 15 August

A round up of this week's news.

15th August 2014

SOAS Department of Development Studies achieves excellent levels of student satisfaction

97% of the Department’s final year SOAS students say they were satisfied with the overall quality of their course, an improvement of 4% on 2013.  

Particularly high rates of satisfaction were achieved for teaching (97%), up 6% and access to learning resources (93%), up 7%.  

12th August 2014

SOAS student satisfaction remains at highest level since National Student Survey began

88% of final year SOAS students say they were satisfied with the overall quality of their course, 2% above the sector average. Satisfaction with access to learning resources rose to 90%, putting the university in the top quartile.Top rankings in the UK achieved by Africa and Near and Middle East and Asian Studies, with Development Studies in second place and the Department of Finance and Management Studies ranked fourth.

12th August 2014

SOAS’ first MOOC brings together over 40,000 students to learn together online

Around 40,000 students from all over the world registered for SOAS’ first ever MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) entitled ‘Understanding Research Methods’.

12th August 2014

Current Information on Christians in Iraq

Dr Erica Hunter, Senior Lecturer in Eastern Christianity, provides current information on Christians and other minorities in Iraq via a news article and a BBC interview.

12th August 2014

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