SOAS, University of London

Course Introduction

This is a broad'based degree for students who want to receive specialized research training in migration and diaspora studies, including a relevant language, which will prepare them to proceed to advanced postgraduate research in migration and diaspora studies at SOAS or elsewhere. The programme encourages a transdisciplinary approach to issues of migration and diaspora, providing historical depth as well as perspectives from anthropology, sociology, and postcolonial studies. The programme also works closely with a number of departments across the school, such as Development Studies, the Centre for Gender Studies as well as Law and Politics, which also run migration and diaspora related courses.

Course Modules

Core modules: African and Asian diasporas in the contemporary world; dissertation.

Course Additional Entry

Minimum upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or equivalent).

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)