SOAS University of London

Apply to SOAS University of London in UCAS Clearing 2019

Apply to SOAS University of London in UCAS Clearing 2019

If you would like to make an application please call our Clearing telephone hotline on 020 3912 6580. The hotline opening hours are 7am-7pm on Thursday 15 August and Friday 16 August. 9am - 5pm on Saturday 17th August then 9am - 5pm on weekdays.
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Available degree programmes

SOAS has a number of vacancies for well qualified students in clearing. Have a look here to see the undergraduate degree programmes we offer. We expect to be accepting students with a minimum of BBB/BBC at A-level or equivalent for degree programmes, or CCD at A-level or equivalent for our Foundation programmes.
Find out more about Available degree programmes 

Entry to SOAS using contextual information

  • Are you the first generation in your family to go to university?
  • Is your household income less than £25,000?
  • Have you taken part in an outreach activity organised by a university?
  • Do you have any experience of local authority care?

If so, there may be the possibility of some small flexibility with the grades we can accept. 

Find out more about Entry to SOAS using contextual information

Campus Tours

During Clearing, Campus Tours will be running from Friday 16 August to Friday 23 August at 11am, 1pm and 3pm.  Join a tour and you will have an opportunity to find out detailed information on your programme of study.  To attend, simply head to the reception area in SOAS College Building.

Find out more about Campus Tours


SOAS offers both private and intercollegiate halls for our Undergraduate students. Many of our first year students also choose to rent private accommodation. Coming through Clearing, it's not too late for you to find accommodation you are happy with. 
You can find out more about accommodation options by visiting our accommodation page.


It is important to tell Student Finance as soon as possible that you will be studying at SOAS, and be sure to use the generic degree title. More information on degree titles and other funding queries can be found on our finance pages

What is Clearing and Adjustment?

Clearing allows students who are not holding a university place to explore the options available to them to find a programme for 2019. It gives students the possibility of seeing if there are degree programmes with vacancies which may be suited to them. It also allows students to make late applications so if you have only recently decided you are interested in coming to university in 2019, it is not too late.
Find out more about Clearing by reading our student story on our blog.
Adjustment allows students who have achieved better higher than expected results to upgrade to a different degree. The Adjustment option is not available through UCAS until 15th August but if you have already achieved results which are better than you expected you can start looking at the options available to you now.