Tuition fee discounts for alumni

Graduates of SOAS can save up to 20% on their future studies with us

Eligibility criteria for 20% fee reduction

  • Students who have an Undergraduate degree or Master's degree in any subject (excludes distance learning programmes).
  • Students who have an IFCELs ICC or FDPS Pre-Masters (excludes distance learning programmes).
  • Students who have completed a fee-paying Study Abroad programme (semester or full year) or Academic Summer School.

Restrictions and exemptions

  • The reduction only applies to the first year of full time course or equivalent part-time enrolment.
  • The reduction only applies for students progressing onto a higher qualification than previously studied at SOAS (for example Masters degree to PhD).
  • You cannot receive the SOAS Alumni discount if you have already received another discount / scholarship from the University, such as the SOAS Family Bursary.
  • Not available for students studying online distance learning programmes.

Receiving the discount

You do not need to apply; the discount will be applied automatically once you have enrolled. Please deduct the discount amount when paying your tuition fees.

The discounts are open to UK, EU and Overseas fee status students.

Please contact for any queries regarding any of this information.