SOAS University of London

Study at SOAS

SOAS would like to welcome you to join our vibrant community of students.  Discover the degree that suits you best; find out about the range of facilities and services available at SOAS; and let us help guide you through the admissions process. You will find information about Pre-Masters, Pre-sessional, International Foundation Programmes, language courses and other non-degree, short courses at the bottom of this page. SOAS also offers two Foundation Year Programmes preparing students for undergraduate study.
In these uncertain times, we want to reassure you that SOAS is looking forward to welcoming new and continuing students in September 2020.
We’re delivering all of our teaching, assessment and support for current students online for the remainder of the year - and we’ll be ready to start the new academic year in September.

   Transparency Information

As part of our registration with the Office for Students (OfS), SOAS is required to publish the transparency information set out in section 9 of the Higher Education and Research Act 2017 (HERA). Transparency Information tables containing the latest information.

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  • Postgraduate degrees
  • Research degrees


Undergraduate degrees by subject:

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Undergraduate degree information


Postgraduate degrees by subject:

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Postgraduate degree information


A-Z of research degrees:

Research degree information

We have an exciting choice of innovative degree programmes newly introduced for the start of the academic year.  Discover the wide range of study options from our courses in the social sciences, humanities and languages.

Other study options

  • Language courses

    SOAS Language Centre provides courses in a range of African and Asian languages.

  • Foundation courses

    We provide a range of university preparation and language improvement programmes including Foundation Years.

  • Summer school

    SOAS offers a wide variety of courses taught in the summer months.

  • Study abroad

    The Study Abroad programme offers the opportunity to study at SOAS for part of the academic year, or a full year.

  • Short courses

    SOAS holds a number of specialist programmes throughout the year.