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Illuminations Festival at SOAS


SOAS, University of London are organising the language-event IllumiNations where visitors can experience the diversity of language and culture through a range of interactive events and activities.

Now in its third year, the IllumiNations Festival has proved to be a popular and successful event. 

The Festival is open to students in years 7-9 and as part of this programme students will:

  • attend two short language tasters
  • take part in hands-on workshops led by SOAS students.
  • attend talks and performances at the Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

Please note that this is a Widening Participation activity aimed at students from less privileged backgrounds.

Registration has now closed, but for more information about other activites on offer please contact