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Distance Learning

Postgraduate Distance Learning

SOAS is the largest provider of postgraduate distance learning courses in the University of London’s International Programmes, with more than 3,600 students in over 160 countries.

We currently have three centres which offer a range of postgraduate qualifications: Master’s Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, Postgraduate Certificates and Individual Professional Awards.

These University of London qualifications are recognised throughout the world for their high standards and are equal to those taught on campus.

All our courses have been designed and written specifically for study by distance learners.

Students are supported throughout their studies by our team of tutors, via an online learning environment, and by our support staff.

Centre for Development, Environment and Policy

Offering postgraduate awards in:

Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy

Offering a new postgraduate award in:

Centre for Financial & Management Studies

Offering postgraduate awards in:

  • Finance: Economic Policy
  • Finance: Financial Sector Management
  • Finance: Quantitative Finance
  • Finance and Financial Law
  • International Business Administration
  • Public Policy and Management
  • Public Financial Management
  • Public Management
  • Policy Studies

Full list of Financial and Management Studies programmes