By attending a MA or Master of Arts, graduates with bachelor's degree will award a master's degree in the fields of social sciences, humanities, theology and fine arts. These programs typically last from one up to two years full-time and provides graduates with a general knowledge in a discipline.
The frequency of a full time master program provides for students, graduates and young professionals to follow the lessons with full-time commitment for the duration of the course and program that lasts the whole day. Usually these courses are attended by men and women who have just graduated, with bachelor's or master's degree
This is an International post-graduate Master. It is an intensive, full-time programme. This Master aims to provide the students with deep knowledge of European institutions, policies and fundings.
MA in Semiotics provides interdisciplinary background and gives a theoretical base for the application of semiotic ideas.Request more info
MA in Philosophy gives a systematic overview of the field of philosophy, theoretical developments, concepts and methods of philosophical research.Request more info
The MA draws on the expertise of academic staff in the fields of the history of political thought and intellectual history and offers advanced training in intellectual history, the history of political thought and philosophy, spanning the period from the ancient world to the Twenty-First Century.Request more info
The MA Buddhist Studies suits students with different academic backgrounds, from those interested in broadening their knowledge of Buddhism as a whole or of specific traditions to those intending to embark on language-based research or fieldwork among Buddhist communities.Request more info
This is the only programme of its kind anywhere in Europe, looking at the great religious traditions of Asia. It deals with many countries, regions and time periods from antiquity to the present.Request more info
More detailed information about our Masters courses, including the most up to date modules (units) you can study are available on the SOAS website: www.soas.ac.uk/admissions/pg/subject/Here you will find the latest information about our courses. If you have any questions, please just let us know!Request more info
SOAS offers the most comprehensive MA in Japanese Studies available anywhere in Europe.Request more info
The MA Religions of Asia and Africa is in the first place a rewarding cultural and human experience. It is designed both as an end qualification in itself and as a platform preparing students for more advanced graduate work.Request more info
The MA Religions of Asia and Africa at SOAS offers the premier postgraduate curriculum in the U.K. for the study of the religions of Asia and Africa.Request more info