SOAS University of London

Academic Schools, Departments, Institutes, Centres

Academic Schools, Departments, Institutes, Centres

The School is structured academically into five schools, ten departments and five centres. 
This area of the site gives an overview of each school, department and centre, as well as the 300+ academic staff and their research interests.
  • Governance, Directorates and Administration
  • Professional and Support Service Departments

Schools, Departments and Sections

Research and teaching by discipline or regions of the world.

Foundation and Language Courses

Institutes and Regional Centres

Concentrations of research expertise drawn from across Schools and Departments, focusing on specific countries or regions of the world. Eight of the regional centres and institutes are administered by the Centres and Institutes Office

Research Centres

Situated within Schools and Departments with a particular research focus

Collaborative External Centres

Centres that are established jointly with an external institution