SOAS, University of London

Course Introduction

The course is designed to train students in research skills to the level prescribed by the research training guidelines favoured by UK Research Councils. Teaching is generally by informal lectures and seminar discussions.

Course Modules

Core modules: Sources and research design in historical research; research methods in history with reference to Asia and Africa; dissertation. Plus option modules.

Course Additional Entry

Minimum upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or equivalent); relevant background in the region of specialism.

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