SOAS University of London

South East Asia Section, School of Languages, Cultures & Linguistics

Graduate Destinations

With a degree in Languages and Cultures of South East Asia from SOAS, students gain competency in language skills and intercultural awareness and understanding.  Graduates leave SOAS with linguistic and cultural expertise along with a portfolio of widely transferable skills which employers seek including written and oral communication skills; attention to detail; analytical and problem solving skills; and the ability to research, amass and order information from a variety of sources.

Who do graduates work for?

SOAS Languages and Cultures of South East Asia students have gone on to employment in a range of professional roles in both business and public sectors, such as national governments in many parts of the world, international organisations and development agencies, educational and cultural establishments, non-governmental organisations, and academia, various United Nations organisations, publishing and media organisations.

Destination of 2016 graduates (Undergraduates)

All undergraduate students are contacted 6 months after graduation to find out what they were doing - working, studying or something else, such as travelling.

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Example employers
Deloitte
Melton College
World Conference of Religions for Peace Japan
World Food Health
  
Example occupations
Analyst
Civil Service Officer
Junior Researcher
Secondary School Teacher

 

Destination of 2016 graduates (Postgraduates)

All postgraduate students are contacted 6 months after graduation to find out what they were doing - working, studying or something else, such as travelling.

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Example employers
Carers UK Pansodan Gallery
Kansai Paint Co., Ltd. SEAMEO SPAFA Regional Centre for Archaeology and Fine Arts
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of The Kingdom of Thailand Unity Secondary School

 

Example occupations
Diplomatic Assistant Managing Director
Gallery Manager Project Co-Ordinator
Lecturer in Applied Arts and Design Senior Correspondent

 

What do Graduates do?

Job Profiles and Careers Information

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