University of St Andrews

University of St Andrews

Middle Eastern Literary and Cultural Studies

This degree offers students an opportunity to deepen their knowledge of classical and modern Arabic and Persian literatures and cultures, as a prelude to professional work in the arts and culture of the area or a sound basis for progression to PhD study.

Entry requirements

A good degree with Honours in a relevant discipline of the arts and humanities from a UK university or its equivalent. Persian or Arabic language proficiency at C1 level on the European Framework or equivalent. English language proficiency with a minimum of 7.0 in IELTS or equivalent.

Assessment methods

MLitt: 9 months ongoing coursework and a supervised dissertation of 15,000 words. MPhil: 9 months of ongoing coursework and a supervised thesis of 40,000 words.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 16,250 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MLitt Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MPhil Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2017 GBP 15,300 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of St Andrews St Andrews KY16 9AX Scotland

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