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  • Qualification

    MA - Master of Arts

  • Location

    Streatham Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Overview

  • Equips you with the skills, sources and tools to study the Middle East, North Africa and the Muslim world
  • Introduces you to theorists whose work has underpinned scholarship in key fields
  • 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
  • Option to choose a specialist pathway: Comparative Politics, Gender Studies, Gulf Studies, Iranian Studies, Islamic Studies, Kurdish Studies or Palestinian Studies
  • Your understanding and appreciation of the culture, history and language of the Middle East will open up career paths in a wide variety of areas such as academia and education, international development, government and NGO’s

Careers

Graduates from this programme may find professional employment in a wide range of sectors both in the UK and internationally. A comprehensive background in Islamic Studies is relevant to careers in:

  • academia and education
  • international agencies such as the United Nations or the European Union
  • international development
  • print and broadcast media
  • politics
  • private sector companies with interests in Islamic countries
  • business and risk analysts

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

  • Entry standards

    / Max 197
    155 79%

    6th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    75 75%

    4th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.40 68%

    9th

    1

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