SOAS, University of London

Course Introduction

Students study the arts of China, Korea and Japan, exploring a wide range of East Asian arts, from Chinese archaeology to Japanese prints, Korean installation works to Buddhist monuments, in historical and contemporary periods. Instruction in the language of their choice is provided by teachers in the Faculty of Languages and Cultures. By the end of the programme, which includes a summer language school abroad, students have received sufficient instruction to reach near'proficiency in the language.

Course Additional Entry

The normal qualification for admission to the programme is an upper 2nd Class Honours degree. Other qualifications, however, may be acceptable and the Department welcomes mature students. Students taking the degree may or may not have previous experience of our subjects.

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