SOAS University of London

Student Advice and Wellbeing

About Us

Head of Student Advice and Wellbeing

Our office hours are Monday - Friday, 10.00 - 16.00. Please come to a drop-in if you wish to speak to an advisor or counsellor.

Our drop-in times.

Administrative Staff



Counselling



Mental Health & Wellbeing

Sachiko Kishi
Mental Health and Well Being Advisor
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  • Tel: 020 7074 5013
  • Email: sk110@soas.ac.uk
  • Room: SL48
  • Academic Support Hours: Tuesdays, Wednesdays and alternate Fridays

Disability & Dyslexia Service


Monwara Seetul
Administrative Officer (Disability and Dyslexia Service)
Monwara Seetul
  • Tel: +44(0)20 7074 5031/5015
  • Email: disabilities@soas.ac.uk
  • Room: SL48
  • Academic Support Hours: Thursdays and Fridays

Carol John
Learning Advisor
Carol John

Carol is one of the Learning Advisors and joined SOAS in September 2004. She supports student with specific learning difficulties (SpLDs) such as Dyslexia and Dyspraxia, by providing screenings, assessments and 1-1 tutorials. She also provides academic support for students with mental health and emotional difficulties. Carol also runs a variety of workshops for the whole student body and she inputs into the Orientation programme for undergraduates and training for Academic staff.

  • Tel: 020 7074 5065
  • Email: cj9@soas.ac.uk
  • Room: SL48
  • Academic Support Hours: Monday to Friday
Carol Rifkin
Learning Advisor
Carol Rifkin

Carol is one of the Learning Advisors and joined SOAS in September 2001. She supports student with specific learning difficulties (SpLDs) such as Dyslexia and Dyspraxia, by providing screenings, assessments and 1-1 tutorials. She also provides academic support for students with mental health and emotional difficulties. Carol also runs a variety of workshops for the whole student body and she inputs into the Orientation programme for undergraduates and training for Academic staff.

  • Tel: 020 7074 5065
  • Email: cr28@soas.ac.uk
  • Room: SL48
  • Academic Support Hours: Contactable via email

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