36 months
20350 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Studying the BA History at SOAS University of London will provide you with a sound foundation in the historical discipline, engaging in subject matters ranging from economics, religion, and culture to frontiers, cities, and gender from a global perspective rather than a Eurocentric one.

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 BA History at SOAS University of London   supports the development of key skills, including source analysis, collecting data, integrating varied sources and concepts, and the construction and presentation of an argument. All this helps the students cultivate a critical understanding of the diversity of cultures and societies in the world, the historical processes that have produced this diversity, and articulate their own position in it.

Graduates have gone on to work for a range of organisations including:

  • Al Jazeera
  • Amnesty International
  • Bank of England
  • BBC
  • Blackstock PR
  • Bonhams
  • British Council

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Colonialism and Culture in Modern South Asia
  • Nationalism and Identity in South Asia
  • State and Society in Mughal India
  • The Red Sea World: Reimagining Space
  • Rethinking Middle East History
  • Culture and Society in African History, 1900 to the present
  • Atlantic Slavery and its Legacies in West Africa

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements


Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20350 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20350 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

BA/BSc Language Year Abroad

  • UK Students: £1,385
  • Overseas Students: £10,175

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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