Some of the things our students and alumni have said about us:
MA in Chinese Studies
There is some sort of positive vibe that makes this place highly addictive.
BA History of Art/Archaeology and Tibetan
When I heard about SOAS I immediately knew it was the school for me.
BA Chinese and Politics
SOAS gives you an understanding of non-western languages, cultures and countries which is increasingly important in a globalised world.
MA in Taiwan Studies
Studying for my MA in Taiwan Studies at SOAS was a wonderful experience
BA Mandarin Chinese & History
I came to study at SOAS because of its good reputation in Mandarin Chinese.
MA Chinese Studies
SOAS was the ideal place for me to study cross-Strait relations
BA Chinese and Social Anthropology
Students come to SOAS with an interest that soon develops into a passion and, in time, an obsession with their discipline.
BA Chinese and Korean
Here you’re not only intrigued by the lectures but also by the people around you.
Study Abroad Student, China and Inner Asia
There’s a vibe around the campus that relays a closeness, and acceptance.
Study Year Abroad
Be open to new experiences and bring your appetite.
When you come to London, you don’t just come to exchange ideas with the English, but to exchange ideas and culture with people from all of the world. This is especially true at SOAS.