SOAS University of London

Careers Service

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Coronavirus (Covid-19) Information

Services during August 2021

The Careers Service will be offering a limited virtual service throughout August, and will be unable to offer scheduled guidance appointments during this time. Please check out our information and resources available at MySOAS Student and this website, and also try out our Apply and Succeed - Fast track your CV pathway via CareersZONE for application advice.

If you have a query during this time, please email, and we will aim to answer it within 3 working days.

Please note: we will be closed July 30th, Aug 23rd, 24th, 30th, 31st and Sept 1st.


Our physical space in SL62, PWW will be closed until further notice, however we will continue to offer our one-to-one appointments to students during the week via online calls. Please email and we will book an appointment with you. For further information, please see our blog post.

We also strongly recommend that you check the relevant UK Government Travel Advice before applying/travelling overseas during this time.

If you have any concerns or questions relating to careers please do email us.

Opening hours & contact details

  • Monday to Thursday 10.00am - 5.00pm 
  • Friday 10.00am - 4.00pm
  • Vacations/Reading Week in Spring Term 1.00pm - 4.00pm

Please note: we may occasionally close for staff meetings or training. Please do phone or check our social media if you are making a special journey to see us.

Address: SOAS Careers Service, Room SL62, Lower Ground Floor, Senate House North Block, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London, WC1H 0XG

Tel. 020 7898 4115
Fax 020 7898 4119

Facebook SOASCareersService
Instagram @soascareers

If you are an Employer and would like to enquire about our services to meet our students, please email

If you are enquiring about jobs or vacancies within SOAS, please email our HR department at

Equal Opportunities

We are committed to promoting equality of access and treatment in education, employment, training and guidance, regardless of race, religion, sex, disability, marital status, social class, age or sexual preference.

Forms of unlawful direct and indirect discrimination or unequal treatment or unethical behaviour will be challenged.