SOAS University of London

SOAS Language Centre

SOAS Language Centre offers quality teaching in a wide range of languages to SOAS students and the general public through its extensive extramural programme. It also provides accredited teacher training programmes and bespoke language training for diverse organisations. Its proven expertise lies in making the learning of languages practically useful, highly enjoyable and accessible to people from all walks of life.

Enrolment is now open for the Autumn term short language courses. Complete beginners can book their place directly in the Online Store.

We are still enrolling for some of our Arabic summer intensive and semi-intensive courses. Book your place directly in our Online Store.

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See 'Our Languages' page for the full list of languages taught at SOAS Language Centre.

See 'Courses A-Z' page for the full list of our language courses.

Autumn Courses

The enrolment for Autumn short courses is now open. See here for full autumn timetables. Complete beginners can enrol directly in our Online Store.

Summer Programme 2019

Enrolment is open for the semi-intensive and intensive summer courses. Please see here for the details and book at our Online Store.

Diplomas in Communicative Language

Our accredited programmes provide an accelerated way to gain practical mastery of a language and lead to the widely-recognised Graduate Diploma in Communicative Language.