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Middle Eastern Studies BA (Hons)

University of Leeds

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    22-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

This degree gives you a deep and wide-ranging understanding of the history, politics and culture of the Middle East.From the early history of the Arabs and Islam to the complex international relations of today, you’ll build your knowledge of the religious, social, cultural and political life of a diverse and fascinating region.Core modules will build up your knowledge base on the key issues and themes in Middle Eastern studies and you'll choose from a range of optional modules depending on your interests. You can choose from a variety of topics, from Arab cinema to the Qur’an and Islamic legal theory.If you want to, you can choose Arabic, Turkish or Persian language modules. Whether you decide to do this or not, you'll still develop a real insight into the context of communities across the Middle East.You don’t need to be able to speak Arabic for this degree, however you're also welcome if you do.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

24,500per 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 Leeds

  • University League Table

    16th

  • Campus address

    University of Leeds, Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT, England

A global community, the university’s staff and students come from over 170 countries. There will be chances to meet and work with people from across the world.
The university is continually investing in its campus, from new laboratories and lecture theatres to one of the most impressive libraries in the UK.
With a history of welcoming international students for over 100 years, students can be sure of experienced help throughout their time at Leeds.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    8th out of 10 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 197
    146 75%

    8th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    70 70%

    7th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.23 85%

    1st

    4

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