SOAS, University of London

Camden | South East England

Political Creative City

Ucas code: S09

Part of the University of London, SOAS is the world's leading institution for the study of a diverse range of subjects concerned with Asia, Africa and the Middle East. At SOAS, we have a tradition of creating change within our community and abroad, facilitating events and activities on everything from donkey conferences to international political debate to defending cleaners' rights...
Source:School Of Oriental and African Studies Students' Union (SOAS)

What students say about this university

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How students describe this university

We asked more than 12,500 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Creative

70%

HIGH

Political

97%

HIGH

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 94% MED
Student score 81% MED
Average graduate salary £20k MED

Overall student satisfaction

88%

of students are very or quite satisfied with this university

Number of students

5,415

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

55%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

12%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

63%

of students are female

Young / Mature

23%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

47%

of students here are from outside the UK

Student union satisfaction

71%

of students are very or quite satisfied with the student union

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