Research course

Arabic, Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies

Institution
University of Leeds · School of Languages, Cultures and Societies
Qualifications
PhDMPhilMA by research

Entry requirements

PhD: a BA and MA or exceptional cases, a BA with first class; MPhil/MA: BA with equivalent of 2:1.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Supervision is available in Arabic language and linguistics, Arabic in relation to the Semitic language, Arabic dialectology, teaching in foreign languages, Arabic literature (classical and modern), translation theory, Middle Eastern history and politics, Maltese studies. Joint supervision with other departments can be arranged.

The department of Arabic, Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies is part of the School of Languages, Cultures and Societies.

Department specialisms

Arabic Literature; Arabic Linguistics; Semantics; Linguistic Analysis; Translation Theory; History; Middle Eastern Politics; Islamic Studies; Middle Eastern Folklore; Maltese Studies

Fees and funding

British Academy, university scholarships. See the University's Scholarship portal for full details.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36+ months

MPhil

full time
12+ months

MA by research

full time
12+ months

Course contact details

Name
Research Postgraduate Office, School of Languages, Cultures and Societies
Email
lcspgr@leeds.ac.uk
Phone
0113 343 3424
Fax
0113 343 6017