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Middle East Politics and Arabic MA

University of Exeter

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  • Qualification

    MA - Master of Arts

  • Location

    Streatham Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    2 years

Course summary

Overview

  • This two year programme combines language learning with specialist modules in Middle East politics and guided research on a topic of your choice
  • You will receive intensive tuition in Modern Standard Arabic (MSA) and an Arabic dialect in Exeter and spend a period abroad studying in an Arabic-speaking country.
  • You’ll learn how to make choices around your own work and be exposed to the forms of work found in the most successful research
  • You will investigate and contextualise major events and current affairs in the Middle East, utilizing area studies and political science theories and methods
  • The Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies (IAIS) is one of the foremost academic departments in Middle East, Islamic Studies and Arabic. Get involved in a variety of IAIS activities and join our vibrant research community
  • Your knowledge of Arabic language and expertise in Politics of the Middle East will be valued by public and private sector employers and open doors to further academic study

Careers

Graduates from this programme may find professional employment in a wide range of sectors both in the UK and internationally.

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

£ 19,400per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Exeter

  • University League Table

    12th

  • Campus address

    University of Exeter, Northcote House, The Queen's Drive, Exeter, Devon, EX4 4QJ, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    7th out of 10 2

    8th out of 85

  • Entry standards

    / Max 197
    155 79%

    6th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    75 75%

    4th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.40 68%

    9th

    1
  • Entry standards

    / Max 217
    166 76%

    15th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    86 86%

    3rd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.02 80%

    37th

    9

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