401–500 th
World University Rankings 2020
=88 th
University Impact Ranking 2019
101–200 th
Impact Rankings: Quality education 2019
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African Studies and History (including year abroad) - SOAS University of London

This degree focuses on the languages and cultures of sub-Saharan Africa. It includes the study of an African language and a wide choice of course units in the related cultural fields of Literature, Art, Performance and Religion-Philosophy. It includes a language year abroad to allow focus on increasing language proficiency and understanding of the society and culture. The two-subject history degree provides a high standard of training in history as an academic discipline and develops in students an in-depth understanding and appreciation of the history of Africa and Asia and combines it with the study of the languages and cultures of sub-Saharan Africa.