SOAS University of London

Postgraduate Accommodation

Paul Robeson House

Paul Robeson House Single Study room

Accommodation applications will open 1 March, applicants will receive an accommodation email with details of all accommodation options.


Paul Robeson House offers exclusive accommodation to 260 Postgraduate (or mature UG student) SOAS students in en-suite rooms. These are clustered in flats of 4-8 rooms, with a shared kitchen and dining space. There is also 1 double en-suite room. The accommodation is a self-catered, mixed residence, although applications for single sex flats will be considered where possible. The property is suitable for students requiring adapted accommodation.

The accommodation is located on Pentonville Road (N1), a 20-minute walk, 10 minute bus and 5 minute tube ride to the SOAS campus. Close to Angel, Camden and Kings Cross, the location offers offers a cinema, theatres, pubs, restaurants and is five minutes walk from the Eurostar terminal with easy access to Paris and Euro Disney, Amsterdam, and Brussels.

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  • Internet included
  • Contents insurance included
  • Courtyard
  • Common room with TV and vending machine
  • Laundry room
  • Secure bike shed
  • Bed linen available for purchase (not provided)
  • 1 Wheelchair accessible room
  • Communal areas cleaned weekly


Applications and Fees 2018/19

Current SOAS students can apply any time until the 31 April 2019.

IFCELS Pre-sessional and Summer Programmes - Accommodation is available at special rates within walking distance of SOAS. If you require accommodation with your Pre-sessional or Summer programme, please contact

Please remember to select the correct year of study. For summer bookings please contact Sanctuary Students at

Fees 2019/20

38 & 51 week contracts

Room Type Annual Weekly Spaces: 260
Ensuite (38 weeks) £6,382.86 £167.97 252
Ensuite (51 weeks) £8,566.47 £167.97  7
Double En-suite (51 weeks only) £10,107.69 £198.18 1

When to apply

New students to SOAS can apply any time from 1 March. Priority is given to applications from student who apply early.

How to Apply

Applications are made via the SOAS Accommodation web page. Once you have decided where you would like to live, please visit the SOAS Accommodation home page and complete the Online Form to make your choice. Please follow the instructions specific to your accommodation selection.


Paul Robeson House is managed by Sanctuary Students