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SOAS University of London

Established 1916

SOAS University of London

Established 1916


Location: Camden

Nearest Airport: London City Airport

Nearest Station: St Pancras International


  • THE : 501–600
  • QS : =443
  • CUG : 46

Number of Students

Bachelor’s degree students: 2740

Master’s degree students: 3050

International students: 53%

About SOAS University of London

SOAS University of London (the School of Oriental and African Studies) is a public research university in London, England, and a constituent college of the federal University of London. Founded in 1916, SOAS is located in the Bloomsbury area of central London.
SOAS is one of the world's leading institutions for the study of Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. It also houses the Brunei Gallery, which hosts a programme of changing contemporary and historical exhibitions from Asia, Africa and the Middle East with the aim to present and promote cultures from these regions.
SOAS is divided into three faculties: Faculty of Arts and Humanities, Faculty of Languages and Cultures and Faculty of Law and Social Sciences. It is home to the SOAS School of Law which is one of leading law schools in the UK. SOAS is a member of Association of Commonwealth Universities.

Complete Course List

  • Philosophy
  • Languages
  • Social studies
  • Theology and religious studies
  • History
  • Social sciences
  • Politics
  • Politics and International Relations
  • Economics
  • Art and design
  • Archaeology and anthropology
  • Humanities
  • Music and composing
  • Fine art
  • Performance
  • Diplomacy and international law
  • Law and legal studies
  • Literature and creative writing
  • Linguistics
  • Food sciences
  • Finance
  • Business and management studies
  • Economics and development economics
  • Economics and Econometrics
  • Environmental science and ecology
  • Mass communication
  • Media studies and publishing
  • Translating and Interpreting
  • Commercial and Corporate law
  • Film and TV studies
  • Architecture
  • Civil engineering and construction
  • Agricultural sciences
  • Museum studies
  • Hospitality and tourism
  • Electronic and electrical engineering
  • Electrical Engineering and Renewable Energy
  • Earth and ocean sciences
  • Sports science
  • Health sciences
  • Accounting
SOAS University of London

51.5223500108, -0.1292590278

Postal Address

Thornhaugh Street
Russell Square
United Kingdom

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