SOAS, University of London

Course Introduction

Students can choose to concentrate on pre'modern or modern South Asia and can acquire a basic knowledge of one of the area's languages. The degree provides a wide'ranging interdisciplinary analysis of the South Asian countries: India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan and Sri Lanka; disciplines available include politics, economics, anthropology, law and history.

Course Modules

Culture and society of South Asia; African and Asian Diasporas in the modern world; Art and Archaeology; the Indian Temple; Indian cinema: its history and social context; Indian cinema: key issues; South Asian Cinema and the diaspora (MA).

Course Additional Entry

Minimum upper 2nd Class Honours (or equivalent).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £17,215  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £7,985  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £8,608  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate) £3,993  Academic year. First year home fees