SOAS University of London

Online and Distance Learning

Key dates - Term dates

Our Online and Distance Learning programmes have different subject timetables. Please review your Centre of study for more information.

The 2020/21 timetable will be released shortly, the details will be updated on this page.

Centre for Development, Environment and Policy Study Session 1 Study Session 2
Application deadline 10 Aug 2020 17 Mar 2021
Enrolment deadline 21 Sep 2020 31 Mar 2021
Start of session 13 Oct 2020 13 Apr 2021
End of session 14 Feb 2021 01 Aug 2021

Centre for Financial and Management Studies
Study Sessions 1 2 3 4
Application deadline 07 Sep 2020 30 Nov 2020 17 Mar 2021 24 May 2021
Enrolment deadline 04 Oct 2020 14 Dec 2020 31 Mar 2021 7 June 2021
Start of session 26 Oct 2020 25 Jan 2021 13 Apr 2021 21 Jun 2021
Examinations September / October 2021


Centre for Development Studies
Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy
Study Session 1 Study Session 2
Application deadline 30 Sep 2020 17 Mar 2021
Enrolment deadline 30 Sep 2020 31 Mar 2021
Start of session 13 Oct 2020 13 Apr 2021
End of session 5 Feb 2021 13 Oct 2021