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Department of Politics and International Studies

Student Profiles

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

Ingrida Kerusauskaite

BA Development Studies and Politics

Ingrida Kerusauskaite

SOAS is a unique University that combines both academic excellence and a vibrant, active and innovative student body.

Soumaya Tidjani

BA Politics and History

Soumaya Tidjani

Having now experienced SOAS life, I can say there really is no other place quite like it


Marietta Georgia Angeli

BA Economics and Politics

Marietta Georgia Angeli: BA Economics and Politics

SOAS has a unique focus on Asia and Africa and enables you to study with people who are so different to you but share your interests

Joe Buckley

BA Politics

Joe Buckley: BA Politics

I love coming into SOAS every day, because I never know what I’ll find or who I’ll end up having a conversation with in the bar


Benita Ngere

BA Politics and Economics

Benita Ngere

SOAS is a World class organisation, with not only state of art teaching facilities but also a wide ranging mix of students, ranging from various parts of the globe


Christine Wright

MSc International Politics (Middle East)

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Mariam Iqbal

BA Economics and Politics

Mariam Iqbal

If I were to summarise SOAS in one sentence it would be that it is a great place to prepare me for the future.

Osman Diallo

MSc State, Society and Development

Osman Diallo

SOAS is the place to be


Judith Nubold

MSc Middle East Politics

Judith Nubold

It is the unique SOAS community that makes studying here so special

Michael Sinacore, Boston College

Study Year Abroad

Mike Sinacore

Living in Dinwiddy was amazing. My flatmates were all very welcoming. Because of them, I feel like I got a full British experience