SOAS University of London

SOAS Language Centre

How To Contact Us

Covid-19 Update: Our classes will continue as scheduled, online teaching only.

Language Centre staff are currently working remotely and cannot answer calls. Telephone numbers are for reference only. Please email the relevant address below and we look forward to hearing from you. 

For SOAS updates, please see: https://www.soas.ac.uk/coronavirus/

Opening Hours

Email enquiries are replied to within five working days.

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 (currently closed)

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