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Tuition Fees 2016/17 Postgraduate

Please note that fees are payable in full at enrolment. Tuition fees should be paid in pounds sterling (GBP). A fee payment by instalment option is available to self-funding students undertaking on-campus degree programmes.

The fees below are per academic year.

Please note that fees go up each year. 

2 year full-time programmes have 2 years of full-time fees

Some fee rates for students who enrolled on their degrees before 2016/17 are different.  Continuing students on the same degree programme are protected from annual increases higher than 5% - please see the Protected Fee Schedule 2016/17

Students who are formally sponsored or funded by educational loans should provide evidence of funding for the relevant year before enrolment to fees@soas.ac.uk 

 

Master's Degrees in:

Band 6: International Studies and Diplomacy; Globalisation and Multinational Corporations; Global Energy and Climate Policy

Full-timePart-time 2 YearsPart-time 3 Years
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
15,540 19,290 7,770 9,645 5,180 6,430

Band 5: LLM; Law (including Dispute and Conflict Resolution; Environmental Law and Sustainable Development; Law, Development and Globalisation; International and Comparative Legal studies)    

Full-time Part-time 2 YearsPart-time 3 YearsLLM only 4 Years                     
UK/EU StudentsOverseas StudentsUK/EU StudentsOverseas StudentsUK/EU StudentsOverseas StudentsUK/EU StudentsOverseas Students
13,230 18,550 6,615 9,275 4,410 6,183 3,308 4,638

Band 4: Management (including International Management; Finance and Financial Law; Public Policy)

Full-timePart-time 2 YearsPart-time 3 Years
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
10,750 18,000 5,375 9,000 3,583 6,000

Band 3: Development Studies (including Central Asia; Violence, Conflict and Development; Migration, Mobility and Development; Globalisation and Development; Research for International Development; Labour, Social Movements and Development)

Economics (including Finance and Development; Development Economics; Political Economy of Development)

Politics (including State Society and Development); MRes Politics with Language (2 years full-time)

Full-timePart-time 2 YearsPart-time 3 Years
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
10,470 17,895 5,235 8,948 3,490 5,965

Band 2: Anthropology (including Social Anthropology of Development; Migration and Diaspora; Anthropology of Media)

Global Cinemas/Media (including Film and History in Media; Media in Development; Media and the Middle East)

MA Theory and Practice of Translation

Full-timePart-time 2 YearsPart-time 3 Years
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
Overseas
Students
UK/EU
Students
8,295 17,490 4,148 8,745 2,765 5,830

Band 1: All Other MA's, MMus, and subject areas not listed above (including Music and Development; Global Creative and Cultural Industries; Postcolonial Studies;

2 years full-time Programmes with Intensive Languages (including Advanced Chinese; Intensive South Asian Studies; Anthropological Research Methods and Nepali) 2 year full-time programmes have 2 years of full-time fees - the fee in the second year will be higher than the fee for the first year (the full time fee below is for the first year only).

Full-timePart-time 2 YearsPart-time 3 Years
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
7,985 17,215 3,993 8,608 2,662 5,738

Research Degrees: 

Continuing Overseas fees status research students should refer to the protected fee schedule

Research DegreesFull-time Part-time 
UK/EUOverseasUK/EUOverseas
MPhil/PhD 4,155 15,085 2,078 7,543
Extension of Writing-up Status - 3 Terms 948 948 948  948
Visiting Research Students (charged pro rata for termly attendance) 4,155 15,085 -  -

Postgraduate Taught Non-degree Students:  

Postgraduate Non-degree Students: UK/EU StudentsOverseas Students
Associate Students pro rata per module 1,997 4,304
Associate Students pro rata per half module 998 2,152
Study Abroad September to June 7,985 17,215
Study Abroad September to December 3,993 8,608
Study Abroad January to June 4,792 10,329