27 September 2019
SOAS University of London rose by 9 places to 44 in the 2020 Times/Sunday Times Good University Guide (published in September 2019).
Amongst London universities SOAS showed the largest overall improvement and moves into sixth place amongst all institutions in the UK capital.
SOAS also rose by seven places to 35th on the entry standards of students coming into the University.
On staff-student ratio, the university is rated sixth across all universities in the UK.
The University also rose into the top 40 for spend on services per student rising by three places.
The guide also acknowledges SOAS’s innovative curriculum development to decolonise teaching and improvements in support to students.