University of Exeter

Degree level: Postgraduate

International Relations and Arabic (Taught)

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Course summary

TEF Gold

University of Exeter has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.

Find out more about the TEF.

  • This two year programme combines language learning with specialist modules in international relations of the Middle East and guided research on a topic of your choice
  • You will receive intensive tuition in Modern Standard Arabic (MSA) and an Arabic dialect in Exeter and spend a period abroad studying in an Arabic-speaking country
  • You will investigate and contextualise major events and current affairs with a particular focus on international relations in the Middle East through a variety of specialist modules
  • The Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies (IAIS) is one of the foremost academic departments in Middle East, Islamic Studies and Arabic. Get involved in a variety of IAIS activities and join our vibrant research community
  • Your advanced proficiency in Arabic language and expertise in international relations of the Middle East will be valued by public and private sector employers and open doors to further academic study

Course details

Modules

See our website for details of the modules available for this programme: https://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/arabislamic/internationalrelations_arabic/#course-content

Assessment method

See our module descriptions for details of assessment methods: https://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/arabislamic/internationalrelations_arabic/#course-content


Entry requirements

For admission to the programme we would normally expect that you hold a 2:1 Honours degree (or equivalent) in a social sciences or humanities discipline. While we normally only accept applicants who meet this criteria, if you have a high 2:2 or equivalent, are coming from a different academic background which is equivalent to degree level, or have relevant work experience, we would welcome your application. For full information, including English language requirements and international equivalencies, please visit our website.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

See our website for full details regarding tuition fee and other costings: https://www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/arabislamic/internationalrelations_arabic/#fees

Sponsorship information

We invest heavily in scholarships for talented prospective Masters students. This is in addition to the UK Government’s Postgraduate Loan Scheme. For information on how you can fund your postgraduate degree at the University of Exeter, please visit the postgraduate study pages of our website at www.exeter.ac.uk/postgraduate/fees/fundingyourmasters

International Relations and Arabic at University of Exeter - UCAS