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Tuition Fees 2019/20 Postgraduate

Please note that fees are payable in full at enrolment. Tuition fees should be paid in pounds sterling (GBP). A fee payment by instalment option is available to self-funding students undertaking on-campus degree programmes.

Please note that the fees below are per academic year.  The fees go up each year.  2 year full-time programmes have 2 years of full-time fees

Some fee rates for students who enrolled on their degrees before 2019/20 are different.  Continuing students on the same degree programme are protected from annual increases higher than 5% - please see the Protected Fee Schedule 2019/20

The Government has guaranteed EU students, both returning and those starting in the 2018-19 session, that their tuition fees will remain at the Home/EU level for the duration of their programme of study at SOAS.

Students who are formally sponsored or funded by educational loans should provide evidence of funding for the relevant year before enrolment to fees@soas.ac.uk 

 

Master's Degrees in:

Band 6: International Studies & Diplomacy; Globalisation, Corporations & Policy; Global Energy & Climate Policy
Full-time

Part-time 2 Years Part-time 3 Years
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
16,315 22,810 8,158 11,405 5,438 7,603
Band 5: LLM; MRes; MAs in Law

(including Law and Gender; Environmental Law & Sustainable Development; Law, Development & Globalisation)  

Full-time  Part-time 2 Years Part-time 3 Years LLM only 4 Years                     
UK/EU Students Overseas Students UK/EU Students Overseas Students UK/EU Students Overseas Students UK/EU Students Overseas Students
14,875 21,475 7,438 10,738 4,958 7,158 3,719 5,369
Band 4: Management

(including International Management; Finance; Finance & Financial Law; Public Financial Management; Public Policy and Management)

Full-time Part-time 2 Years Part-time 3 Years
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
12,445 20,835 6,223 10,418 4,148 6,945

Band 3: Development Studies, Economics and Politics

Development Studies (including Violence, Conflict & Development; Globalisation & Development; Migration, Mobility & Development; Labour, Social Movements & Development;)

Economics (including International Finance & Development; Development Economics; Political Economy of Development);

Politics (including State Society and Development)

Full-time Part-time 2 Years Part-time 3 Years
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
12,120 20,715 6,060 10,358 4,040 6,905

Band 2: Gender Studies

(including Gender Studies and Law) 

Full-time Part-time 2 Years Part-time 3 Years
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
10,970 20,125 5,485 10,063 3,657 6,708

Band 1: All Other Master's subject areas not listed above

(including Social Anthropology of Development, Migration & Diaspora; Media in Development; Music & Development; Global Creative and Cultural Industries; Area Studies; Contemporary Studies; Postcolonial Studies; 2 Year Full-time Programmes with Intensive Language; MMus

Full-time Part-time 2 Years Part-time 3 Years Intensive Language
only 4 Years
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
UK/EU
Students
Overseas
Students
9,685 19,930 4,843 9,965 3,228 6,643 4,843 9,965

Research Degrees: 

Continuing research students should refer to the protected fee schedule

Research Degrees Full-time  Part-time 
UK/EU Overseas UK/EU Overseas
MPhil/PhD 4,396 17,967 2,198 8,984
Extension of Writing-up Status - 3 Terms 990 990 990  990
Visiting Research Students (3 terms) 4,396 17,967 -  -

Postgraduate Associate Students:  

Postgraduate Non-degree Students:  UK/EU Students Overseas Students
PG Associate Students pro rata per taught module* 1,614 3,322
PG Associate Students pro rata per taught half module 807 1,661
PG Study Abroad September to June 9,685 19,930
PG Study Abroad September to December 4,843 9,965
PG Study Abroad January to June 5,811 11,958

Master's Structure: 4 taught courses x 30 credits, dissertation x 60 credits

*1/6 Band 1 fee per full module; 1/12 per half module

Please direct any queries to fees@soas.ac.uk 

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Master's Fee Bands 2019 -20

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