SOAS University of London

SOAS Language Centre

How To Contact Us

Opening Hours

Language Centre staff are currently working remotely. The best way to contact us is via email, please find the relevant addresses below. We look forward to hearing from you. 

Email enquiries are replied to within five working days.

Our classes will continue as scheduled

We are now offering online classes and face to face classes.

Our classes run termly. For all term dates, please click here.

For Covid-19 related updates, please see: https://www.soas.ac.uk/coronavirus/

Complete beginners are strongly encouraged to enrol through our Online Store.

Please kindly note that the Online Store for Language Centre courses closes once the enrolment for the term is over and if you cannot find any Language Centre products in the Online Store it might be due to the enrolment closure. Please check the updates on term enrolments on our enrolment page.

Visiting Address 

The Language Centre

Room SG17, ground floor

Paul Webley Wing, Senate House North Block

Torrington Square

Bloomsbury

London

WC1E 7HX

Location Map.

Postal Address

Language Centre
SOAS, University of London
Thornhaugh St
London WC1H 0XG

Languages of European Origin

For enquiries regarding courses in French and Spanish

020 7898 4828
leo@soas.ac.uk

Africa

For enquiries regarding courses in Swahili

020 7898 4595
african@soas.ac.uk

Arabic

020 7898 4595
arabic@soas.ac.uk

Near and Middle East

For enquiries regarding courses in Hebrew, Persian and Turkish

020 7898 4595
nme@soas.ac.uk

South Asia

For enquiries regarding courses in Bengali, Hindi, Sanskrit, Sinhala, Tamil, Tibetan 

0207 898 4828
sa@soas.ac.uk

South East Asia

For enquiries regarding courses in Indonesian, Tagalog (Filipino), Thai and Vietnamese

020 7898 4828
sea@soas.ac.uk

Chinese

0207 898 4828
chinese@soas.ac.uk

Korean

020 7898 4828
korean@soas.ac.uk

Japanese

020 7898 4828
japanese@soas.ac.uk