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.

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We are enrolling for our Autumn Term. Please see here for our language timetables.

All our short courses are subject to our Terms and Conditions.

Autumn Programme 2017

We are enrolling now for our popular programme of evening and Saturday classes commencing from 2nd October. Click here for our language timetables.

Teacher Training Programmes

Gain a recognised qualification with the Postgraduate Certificate and Diploma in Teaching Arabic / Chinese as a Foreign Language and get a head-start in your teaching career.

Tailored Tuition for Individuals, Groups and Companies

We offer bespoke language courses for private individuals/groups and for companies on site or at SOAS campus.

Language Events Open to All

Our Open Evening is on Wednesday 13th September 17.00-21.00. Find out about learning a language at SOAS. Click here for a schedule of events.

Communicative Diploma Courses

Our year-round courses in Communicative Arabic, Chinese & Japanese lead to recognised Cert HE and Grad Dip awards in language. Some places remain for Autumn 2017 but contact us quickly to enrol.

Summer Programme 2017

Summer Courses

Enrolment is now closed for our Summer Programme. Please see here for Term Dates.