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Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

12 months
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10550 USD/year
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About

The Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies program at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem focuses on the history of the modern Middle East and includes intensive Literary Arabic study. Students deepen their knowledge of this dynamic region and gain insight into the different aspects of the Middle East: society, politics, religion, language, and culture.

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Overview

Unique Value Proposition - Why the Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies program at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem ?

In today's world of globalization, mass immigration, religious fundamentalism, and energy dependence, the events taking place in the Middle East have repercussions felt around the world. 

Understanding the social, political, economic and religious contexts in which these events unfold has become critical to fields such as national and local government and politics; international law and business; journalism and advocacy; intelligence; and even local education, healthcare, and community leadership. 

Programme Structure

  • Students come away with critical thinking and writing skills, a multicultural perspective, and a degree from an internationally renowned university. 
  • Students also benefit from studying in Jerusalem, a city with a rich and complex history and culture, where 35% of the local population are native Arabic speakers.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3.2

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants must hold a Bachelor’s degree from an internationally accredited university with a minimum 3.2 (B) average or the equivalent. Applicants must also have a demonstrated knowledge of the English language.

  • Transcripts and diplomas from all prior university studies
  • TOEFL exam score of 80 or above or an IELTS exam score of 6 or above (students who hold degrees from universities at which the sole language of instruction is English may request an exemption)
  • CV
  • Statement of purpose
  • Two academic recommendations
  • Photocopy of passport ID page or Israel ID card
  • Medical form
  • S. citizens must submit a signed disclaimer form

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10550 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 10550 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    10550 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10550 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Jerusalem

3622 - 5916 ILS /month
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Funding

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