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UCAS CODE: V622

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  • Qualification

    Master of Arts (with Honours) - MA (Hons)

  • Location

    Central area campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    12-SEP-22

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

This programme develops knowledge and understanding of Islam as a religion, as well as the history, thought and culture of Muslims worldwide.Opening the door to Islam's rich intellectual heritage, it will give you a thorough grounding in a variety of areas, including:* Islamic literature and poetry* the Qur'an* Sufism* Islam in the contemporary world, from Islamic movements to political IslamYou'll learn Arabic in Year 1, with the option to continue language learning in Year 2 if you wish. **Why Edinburgh?**Edinburgh is recognised in the UK and internationally as a leading institution for the study of Arabic, Persian, Turkish, Islam and the Middle East.Study with us, and you'll be part of a friendly community with great links to:* the Edinburgh Alwaleed Centre for the Study of Islam in the Contemporary World* a student-led Islamic Society* a regular programme of workshops and guest seminars

Application deadline

26 January

Tuition fees

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£ 23,100per year

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A level : ABB - AAB

Required subjects: A Levels: no specific A Level subjects required. GCSEs: English at C or 4.

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University information

The University of Edinburgh

  • University League Table

    12th

  • Campus address

    University of Edinburgh, Student Recruitment and Admissions, 33 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City Of, EH8 9JS, Scotland

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    8th out of 105 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    181 94%

    4th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    65.0 65%

    13th

    17
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.78 76%

    87th

    1

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