International foundation and pre-masters programmes

Overview

As one of the most international universities in the world, SOAS places great value on our global community and on supporting students from outside of the UK.

We offer a range of programmes to prepare international students for degree study at SOAS, including programmes designed to improve academic English skills, and short courses on a range of subjects across the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.

Based on the SOAS Campus in central London, IFCELS students have access to the world- renowned SOAS Library and the 200+ clubs and societies run by the SOAS Students’ Union.