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Department of Financial & Management Studies (DeFiMS)

Student Profiles

Some of the things our students and alumni have said about us:

Erum Abdullah Al-Howaish

International Management (MENA)

Erum Abdullah Al-Howaish

In short, SOAS is a place where you feel that the world meets, but without boundaries

Andre Keuck

MSc Finance and Financial Law

Andre Keuck

There is absolutely no question that I would recommend SOAS to anyone interested in a hybrid finance and law master's program. It's a place like no other, and I'd be lying if I said I hadn't considered going back for another course. Hopefully one day…


Tomoko Sugimoto

MSc International Management (Japan)

Tomoko Sugimoto

SOAS is a unique university in which to study management and its environment in Japan

Tariq Islam

MSc Finance and Financial Law

Tariq Islam

Part of the reason I chose SOAS over others is because it offered the Islamic Banking and Finance elective module.


Bauhinia Chi Har Lam

BSc International Management [China] [year abroad]

Bauhinia Chi Har Lam: BS c International Management (China)(year abroad)

SOAS is the best place to study the rising economy of China

Boying Xu

PhD Finance and Management

Boying Xu

The friendly research atmosphere, extensive library resources and academic training courses will help to stimulate your inspiration, promote your talent, and push yourself to new academic heights.