SOAS University of London

SOAS Language Centre

SOAS Language Centre Fee Structure 2015/16

Short Courses (excl. Arabic)

Beginners & Elementary 20 Hours £299.00
Pre-Intermediate > Upper Intermediate 20 Hours £345.00
Pre-Advanced > Mastery 20 Hours £385.00


Arabic Courses

Beginners 20 Hours £299.00
Lower Intermediate & Upper Intermediate 20 Hours £345.00
Advanced & Proficiency 20 Hours £385.00

Accelerated Short Courses

Accelerated Stage 1 40 Hours £599.00
Accelerated Stage 2 40 Hours £690.00



When claiming the 25% discount, you must show your SOAS staff/student card to one of our administrators who will take a photocopy for our records.

SOAS Staff/Students (full-time only) 25%
SOAS Alumni (UG/PG Degrees) 10%
Current University of London Staff/Students 10%
Alumni Status:
  • Alumni status is conferred on those who have
    - completed a full degree course (UG or PG) at SOAS.
    - completed an accredited Certificate/Diploma programme at the Language Centre
  • We do not accept alumni status in any other circumstances.
Claiming a discount:
  • Please complete a paper application with the recalculated amount on the form.
  • If you apply online, you will need to request the discounted amount as a refund by providing your valid student/staff ID in person to the Language Centre Course Officer.
  • Discounts must be claimed at the time of enrolment.
Terms and Conditions:
  • These discounts apply to Short Courses only and not Tailored Tuition or Accredited Programmes. For the Accredited Programmes discounts, please visit the relevant page.
  • You must show your student card to one of our administrators who will take a photocopy for our records.
  • The Language Centre does not offer concessionary discounts for those on government benefits.

Please note that the fees indicated here are current fees. The 2016/2017 fees for short courses are being updated now. The finalised fee structure of the 2016/2017 short courses will be published prior to the start of the registration period, i.e. by the first week of August 2016.