Students from many different disciplinary backgrounds take up Latin American studies at the Masters and PhD level. Previous academic study of the area is not necessary, but a lively intellect and a keen interest in the subject will help students to study Latin America at the postgraduate level.
Click on the link below which will take you to 'The Handbook', housed at the Institute for the Study of the Americas, University of London. From here you can perform a detailed search to find out about academic opportunities in the UK and the wide variety of programems available.
The Handbook - study programmes
The postgraduate association PILAS is an independent organisation closely associated with SLAS. PILAS holds its own annual conference and runs a session at the SLAS Annual Conference, as well as other initiatives. For more information about PILAS, please click here.