SOAS, University of London

SOAS, University of London

Ancient Near Eastern Languages

This course offers an intensive programme of text-reading and language-learning for those who already have a good knowledge of the Akkadian language, usually at least 2 years' experience; the degree is intended to widen the student's experience in the vast legacy of written documentation in Akkadian and other languages from ancient Mesopotamia and Anatolia.

Entry requirements

Minimum Upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or equivalent) plus knowledge of Akkadian; due to its part-time nature, this programme is currently not available to students requiring a Tier 4 visa.

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Part-time £ 3,293 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MA Part-time £ 5,627 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
School of Oriental and African Studies Camden WC1H 0XG South East

Key information

Student Recruitment Office
Telephone number: 
020 7898 4700