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SOAS University of London

A global outlook with a small community vibe, a truly unique and international experience.

About the institution

SOAS, University of London is the only Higher Education institution in Europe specialising in the study of Asia, Africa and the Near and Middle East. There are more than 350 undergraduate degree combinations available in social sciences, arts, humanities and languages, all with a distinctive regional focus and global relevance. Based in the heart of London, SOAS is a relatively small but mightily diverse university with just over 5500 students from over 130 nationalities.

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Number of Undergraduate Students

3200

Average Undergraduate Class Size

Varies significantly depending on degree (between 6-110)

Size of Instituition

Medium Institution 5000-15,000

Selectivity

Selective (25-50% admitted)

Campus Style

City

Education Model

Bachelors in Social Sciences, Arts, Humanities, Languages and Cultures (including Global Liberal Arts)

Are there internship opportunities?

Yes - Micro placements offered in only select degrees

Are there study abroad options?

Yes

Cost of Tuition

Home £9250, Overseas £18,630 (2020-21 entry)

Funding

Yes, details can be found here: https://www.soas.ac.uk/registry/scholarships/ug/

IB Grade Requirements

IB Range from 35 (6/6/5 at HL) to 37 (6/6/6 at HL)

UFP Grade Requirements

For most UFPs we ask for 80-85% equivalent plus English

Subjects

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World Top 500

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UK Top 100

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Accounting & Finance
UK Top 50
African & Middle Eastern Studies
UK Top 10
Anthropology
UK Top 20
Asian Studies
UK Top 10
Business & Management Studies
UK Top 100
Economics
UK Top 50
History
UK Top 50
Law
UK Top 50
Philosophy
UK Top 20
Subject Name
Degree Area
Accounting & Finance
Business
African Studies
Language & Culture
Anthropology
Society & Social Sciences
Arabic and Middle Eastern Studies
Language & Culture
Archaeology
Society & Social Sciences
Business and Management
Business
Chinese Studies
Language & Culture
Classics and Ancient History
Society & Social Sciences
Development Studies
Society & Social Sciences
Economics
Society & Social Sciences
History
Society & Social Sciences
International Relations
Society & Social Sciences
Japanese
Language & Culture
Law
Society & Social Sciences
Liberal Arts Only
Liberal Arts & Sciences
Linguistics
Language & Culture
Modern Languages Mixed
Language & Culture
Music
Performing Arts
Philosophy
Society & Social Sciences
Politics
Society & Social Sciences
Sociology
Society & Social Sciences
Theology and Religious Studies
Society & Social Sciences

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