SOAS University of London

International Foundation Courses and English Language Studies

IFCELS Staff Visits to China

Our next visits to China will be in early December 2016, when Graham Davies will be visiting Shanghai and Beijing and William Hetherington will be in Chengdu as follows:

  • 2-3 December: Shanghai
  • 4-6 December: Beijing
  • 6-7 December: Chengdu

If you would like to meet us in any of these cities, please email Graham at or William at

There will be entrance tests in Shanghai on 3 December and in Beijing  on 4 December. More details of entrance tests in China in 2016-17 can be found on our Test Dates page.

Further visits to China from IFCELS staff will follow in March, May and July 2017. Details will be on this page once they are fixed.

In the meantime, applications for IFCELS 2017 programmes can be emailed to Suitably qualified candidates can be considered by application form or, for ICC Foundation and FDPS Pre-master's, by emailed essay and Skype interview.

Also check the SOAS China page