Advanced Chinese Studies (Taught) SOAS University of London

Awarded by: University of London

Students on the programme take 4 taught courses at SOAS during their 1st year, including a team-taught core course provided by a range of SOAS China experts. In addition, students take a text-reading seminar, allowing them to integrate their Chinese reading skills into their disciplinary studies, or an approved language-based course. Further courses can be selected from available disciplines including: Anthropology; art and archaeology; cinema; cultural and regional studies; economics; history; law; literature; music; politics; study of religions. In their 2nd year, students will undertake an extended period of study at Zhejiang University in Hangzhou, where they will follow a tailor-made bilingual programme in Chinese studies. Options for short-term internships with local companies will be made available. The 2nd half of the 2nd year will be taken up with the writing of the dissertation under close supervision back in London.

  • Qualification


  • Study mode


  • Location

    SOAS University of London

  • Start date

    September 2017

  • Duration

    2 years

Course details


Core modules: Approaches to Chinese studies; extended dissertation in Chinese studies

Assessment method

Assessment methods include dissertation of 20,000 words.

Entry requirements

Please see Provider's website

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £8,785 Year 1
International £18,075 Year 1
England £8,785 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8,785 Year 1
Scotland £8,785 Year 1
Wales £8,785 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.