M.A. On Campus


Jamia Millia Islamia

24 months
81 EUR/year
81 EUR/year
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The Department of Arabic is one of the oldest Departments of Jamia Millia Islamia. It enjoys a high reputation not only in India but also in the Arab & Muslim world.


Arabic in Jamia Millia Islamia has been one of the subjects which were introduced at the undergraduate level at the earliest stage. However, its teaching at Post-graduate level started in 1976 as one of the three disciplines of the erstwhile Department of Islamic & Arab Iranian Studies. 

Key Features 

  • The Department of Arabic as an independent unit was established only in 1988. At present the Department conducts different courses such as B.A. (Honors), M.A. and part-time evening courses namely Certificate, Diploma, and Advanced Diploma in modern Arabic language and translation. 
  • Besides, it also enrols scholars for Ph.D. course on a variety of subjects' relevant to Arabic language and literature. Till date approximately 55 scholars have been awarded Ph. D. degree. Around 48 scholars are pursuing Ph. D. program at present.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Oral Expression 
  • Linguistics 
  • Classical Arabic Prose 
  • Translation & Composition 
  • Proficiency in Arabic
  • Classical Arabic Poetry

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum eligibility qualification for foreign students/NRIs will be the same as for each program mentioned in the University Prospectus.
  • The program on which eligibility is to be relied upon must be from Institute included in the list of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).
  • In case the University/Board is not included in the said list, the candidate has to obtain and submit an Equivalence Certificate to this effect from the Association of Indian Universities. 
  • English translations of all transcripts, duly attested by the concerned accredited authorized government agency, are to be uploaded/submitted with the application form. Applications without the translated/ attested documents shall be summarily rejected.
  • Candidates applying from their own country should get their transcripts attested by the concerned accredited authorized government agency and should also attested by the applicant. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    81 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 81 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    81 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 81 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • Rs.7,200


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