Middle Eastern Studies at Leiden University is a one-year master's programme that is taught completely in English. It deals with a wealth of fascinating, inspirational and highly relevant topics. meer lezen
Please note: if you want to start in February 2019 you will need to apply for one of the six Middle Eastern Studies specialisations. From September 2019 you do not need to select a specialisation, but you apply directly to the MA Middle Eastern Studies.
The Middle Eastern Studies programme can help turn you into an authority on what has been for many years a region of constant political, ethnic and religious upheaval. Learning from renowned, internationally respected academics, you will delve into a wide range of relevant and contemporary topics. These can include the history, cultures and languages of Turkey, Persia and Israel, about Islam and all things Arabic, as well as international relations and the political economy of the Middle East.
* This is a highly flexible programme that allows you to focus on your own specific area of interest.
* Leiden University has one of the largest Middle Eastern Studies research and teaching faculties in Europe.
* The work of our teaching faculty and researchers is widely respected all over the world.
* Thanks to our partnership network we can offer you the opportunity to study at a university in the Middle East and immerse yourself in your c