University of London-School of Oriental and African Studieshttp://www.soas.ac.uk/
Based in London, the University of London - School of Oriental and African Studies is part of the University of London and deals with the study of aspects of African, Asian and Middle Eastern cultures. The courses cover law, the arts & humanities, languages and cultural studies. The university is home to over 3500 students and has the distinction of being one of the most culturally diverse UK universities.
Students from the international community are also welcome at the University of London - School of Oriental and African Studies. Reports have shown that roughly 30% of the student population are from other countries. The university offers a three-day orientation programme for international students so that they become attuned to their new surroundings. The Student Welfare Office assists with any issues they may have and there are a number of regional societies to help out, as well.
The University of London - School of Oriental and African Studies offers a wide range of certificate and diploma courses as well as undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. Distance learning programmes are also available and the university offers a wide range of language programmes as well. Students can choose from over 50 different languages as well as full time courses in Japanese, Chinese and Arabic. Prospective students are encouraged to visit the campus during Open Days to get a better idea of the university's facilities and to speak to staff and current students.
University of London-School of Oriental and African Studies
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, WC1H 0XG, London
Greater London, London Region
Tel: 0207 637 2388, Fax: 0207 436 3844