SOAS and the Community
SOAS is perfectly placed Situated in the heart of Bloomsbury, SOAS is well-placed to involve Londoners in a wide range of activities associated with Africa, Asia and the Middle East. The School serves and supports London’s diverse, multi-lingual and multicultural communities.
The Brunei Gallery houses frequent exhibitions in different media of art from Asia, Africa and the Middle East.
SOAS mounts various events and programmes for high schools in London in order to interest their pupils in the regions which SOAS studies and teaches.
The SOAS Language Centre provides courses at Introductory, Intermediary and Advanced levels in over fifty languages.
The main campus is just off Russell Square and between 2002 and 2016 the School used a second campus at Vernon Square in Islington before the Paul Webley Wing, Senate House was renovated and opened.