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SOAS Language Centre

Studying Chinese at the SOAS Language Centre

The Language Centre is a department of the Faculty of Languages and Cultures at SOAS. Its proven expertise lies in making the learning of languages practically useful, highly enjoyable and accessible to people from all walks of life. Follow us on Twitter for the latest news @soaslangcentre

January 2016 Enrolment 

New Beginners courses will be available in Arabic, Japanese, Chinese, Sanskrit, Persian and many other languages. We also have over 150 Intermediate to Advanced courses. Courses will be available to book in early November.

The Language Centre is Now Open for Term 2 Enrolment

We welcome enquiries from drop-in visitors as well as enquiries made via email or telephone.

January Courses Enrolling Now

The Language Centre is unique in the UK, offering tuition in an unrivalled variety of languages, including Arabic, Chinese, French, Hindi, Japanese, Korean, Spanish and many other languages.

Language Proficiency Certificates

Our intensive language programmes provide an accelerated way to gain mastery of a language and obtain a widely-recognised SOAS, University of London, Certificate. New programmes are being introduced in autumn 2016.

Tailored Tuition for Individuals & Groups

For any queries regarding Tailored Tuition, please contact Matthew Oryang on mo22@soas.ac.uk.

Book in for a Language Assessment

In December, we assess students to help them find the right class to join. Book your language assessment at our Russell Square Campus now by looking at our  January 2016 Enrolment page.

Teacher Training Programmes

Gain a recognised post-graduate qualification (Certificate and Diploma) in teaching Arabic or Chinese as a Foreign Language and get a head-start in your teaching career.

Bespoke Courses for Corporate Clients

Due to overwhelming demand we are currently unable to take on any new students for Bespoke Courses. We hope to re-open applications soon.