Taught course

International Relations of the Middle East with Advanced Arabic

Institution
University of Edinburgh · School of Social and Political Science
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A UK 2:1 honours degree or its international equivalent.

You should also have Arabic language skills at a level between CEF B1 and C1 to be a good fit in the relevant classes.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This degree offers an intensive Arabic language programme to develop advanced Arabic proficiency, including a period spent in the Arab world, along with advanced theoretical and empirical understanding of the international relations of the Middle East.

You will use the Arabic language both as a means of communication and a research tool to interview informants, read the local press and scholarship, and explore Middle Eastern culture in a way not available to non-Arabic speakers.

Please note students must have a level of Arabic language proficiency on entry. Students with no prior study of Arabic language are directed to the MSc International Relations of the Middle East with Arabic

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Team
Email
pgadmissions.sps@ed.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)131 651 1560