The School of Advanced Study is the UK's national centre for the support and promotion of research in the humanities. Located at the heart of the University of London in Bloomsbury, SAS provides an unrivalled scholarly community in which to pursue postgraduate study and research.
We offer full- and part-time postgraduate programmes (MA, MRes, LLM, MPhil and PhD) in:
- Art history
- French / German / Hispanic / Italian / Portuguese cultures and literatures
- History, including cultural history and the history of the book
- Human rights
- International corporate governance, financial regulation
- Politics and international development
Our central London location in Senate House provides easy access to world-leading research resources and the expertise of local academic centres, museums and libraries, including the Senate House Library with one of the most significant collections in the arts, humanities and social sciences. The British Museum, British Library, UCL, SOAS, Birkbeck, Institute of Education, School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, LSE and King's College are all nearby.
Our graduates are awarded a University of London degree.
Gabriella Wass (UK)
MA Understanding and Securing Human Rights
"The MA in Human Rights course appealed to me because it seemed to be so full of active, diverse people who I could learn from, and the breadth of study really attracted me. This