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    SOAS University of London rose by 9 places to 44 in the 2020 Times/Sunday Times Good University Guide (published in September 2019).

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Undergraduate Degrees

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Undergraduate Studies at SOAS

Research Degrees

SOAS is home to around 800 doctoral students who play a vital role in developing our vibrant intellectual culture.

List of Research Degrees

Tue 10 Dec

Palestine: A Four Thousand Year History

In this talk, Professor Masalha will trace Palestine’s millennia-old heritage, uncovering cultures and societies of astounding depth and complexity that stretch back to the very beginnings of recorded history.

Mon 16 Dec

Access to Justice: China – UK Dialogues on Criminal Legal Aid and Effective Defence

This seminar aims to bring together influential scholars on criminal legal aid from both China and England, sharing experiences from the domestic systems and deepening the understanding of the operation of effective defence. There will be comparative themes focusing on the reforms on the criminal legal aid systems and the future of the legal aid scheme in the digital age, which will have a profound impact on the legal assistance.