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International Students

Information for Prospective Students from Lebanon

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Welcome to the country page for Lebanon. This page contains specific information for students from Lebanon. 

Contact

Laura Hayes is the International Officer for Lebanon and looks forward to receiving your questions about studying at SOAS. Please contact: l.hayes@soas.ac.uk

Find out about upcoming visits to Lebanon.

Entry Requirements

The below are guidelines only and do not guarantee entry. Each application will be judged on its own merits. 

Undergraduate

For full details please refer to: Undergraduate Entry Requirements

  • French Baccalaureate (FB): A typical French Baccalaureate requirement for a course with a AAA/AAB A level entry requirement is 14-15/20 overall.
  • International Baccalaureate (IB): between 32 and 38 points depending on the programme.

  • A-levels: between AAA-BBC depending on the programme.

    How to apply
Postgraduate
  • Bachelor's degree from the American University of Beirut with a minimum final overall mark of 85% or final CGPA of 3.3/4.0.

  • Maitrise with a minimum final mark 14/20.

In addition, taught masters programmes may have specific entry requirements. For example, requiring previous study of the subject at undergraduate level. Please refer to individual programme webpages for confirmation, or contact Laura Hayes

Research applicants would normally be expected to have completed the equivalent to a UK Masters degree.

How to apply

English Language Requirements

To ensure that you can fully benefit from your studies at SOAS, you will need to demonstrate that you meet our minimum English Language entry requirements.

Scholarships

SOAS offers a range of scholarships, bursaries and awards; for further information information visit Scholarships.

The Said Foundation in conjunction with SOAS offers scholarships for Lebanese students.

In-Country Representatives

Global Study UK

Beirut Office
Harouni Building
Thomas Edisson Street
Ramlet El Baida
Tel: +961 (0)1 811 432
Contact email: info@globalstudyuk.com

Hamra Office
Strand Building
Jeanne D’arc Street
Tel: +961 (0)1 751 780
Contact email: info@globalstudyuk.com

Jbeil Office
Centre Byblos 2412
4th Floor, Apartment 27
Mar Gerges Street
Tel: +961 (0)9 542 806
Contact email: info@globalstudyuk.com

Alumni

SOAS has alumni all over the world, if you would like to contact an alum to ask any questions then please visit the SOAS alumni website.

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