Academic Support in the Students' Union
The Students' Union is here to ensure all students are able to access academic support. There are many contacts across the Students' Union who aid in this, including:
Susanna Momtazuddin, Advice and Welfare Caseworker
(phone) 020 7898 4983;
Hau-Yu, Democracy and Education (email) email@example.com
Welfare and Campaigns
Youssra Elmagboul, Equality and Liberation (email) firstname.lastname@example.org
Sophie Bennett, Activities and Events (email) email@example.com
Your Student Rep
Find them by selecting your faculty or department on the 'Reps Mini Site'.
Your Academic Affairs Officer
This year the Academic Affairs Officer is Hugh Bendor-Samuel (email) firstname.lastname@example.org
Useful Links for Academic Support
SOAS Academic Policies and Regulations
All policies regarding academic support, mitigating circumstances, and degree regulations.
Academic Advisor (formerly known as Personal Tutors or Personal Advisors)
The role of an academic advisor, what support you can expect and tips on finding out who your personal adviser is.
Find out how to apply for mitigating circumstances for when you have experienced anything that has had an adverse impact on your ability to study.
Essay-Writing for Undergraduates
Some useful tips on essay-writing, including breaking down the question, writing a thesis statement, reading, note-taking, making an essay plan, drafting, editing and seeking help.