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SOAS University of London MA History of Art and Architecture of the Islamic Middle East and Intensive Arabic
SOAS University of London

MA History of Art and Architecture of the Islamic Middle East and Intensive Arabic

London, United Kingdom

2 Years

English

Full time, Part time

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GBP 11,520 / per year *

On-Campus

* full-time fees: UK £11,520; Overseas £22,500. Part-time 2 years fees: UK £5,760/year; Overseas £11,250/year. Part-time 3 years fees: UK £3,840/year; Overseas £7,500/year

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The Department of the History of Art and Archaeology contains some of the world’s leading experts in the art history and archaeology of the Islamic Middle East, whose ground-breaking research informs and is informed by their teaching. Students benefit from the unparalleled knowledge and enthusiasm of the staff. As members of the School of Arts, they profit from the insights of scholars and students working in other related fields, such as Music, Film and Media in the Middle East and the wider Islamic world. They can also select from courses in other departments, taking advantage of SOAS’s unrivalled expertise in the languages, history, religions and cultures of the Middle East.

A Masters from the Department of the History of Art and Archaeology provides students with expertise in the History of Art and/or Archaeology of Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Our postgraduates progress to work in arts, culture and heritage roles, including in galleries, museums, archives, conservation, publishing and arts administration. The large portfolio of transferable skills they acquire enables them to forge careers in a range of other fields across the world. Our Master's programmes are also an excellent foundation for MPhil/PhD research.

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The following Intensive Language pathways are available with the MA History of Art and Architecture of the Islamic Middle East:

  • Arabic
  • Persian
  • Turkish

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