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MA Gulf Studies

University of Exeter
  • Advanced and critical study of the history, politics, economy and culture of the Gulf, in one of the world's leading centres, which has played a key role in the evolution of this field of study
  • A flexible programme which you can tailor to your particular interests and conduct independent research, with the option of using our unique holdings and research collections
  • Our research-led modules are taught by a multidisciplinary team of high-profile academic specialists
  • Exeter is a world leader in Gulf Studies. Our students play an important role in the activities of our lively Centre for Gulf Studies
  • Your knowledge and expertise of the Gulf region will be valued by public and private sector employers and open doors for further academic study
  • Advanced and critical study of the history, politics, economy and culture of the Gulf, in one of the world's leading centres, which has played a key role in the evolution of this field of study
  • A flexible programme which you can tailor to your particular interests and conduct independent research, with the option of using our unique holdings and research collections
  • Our research-led modules are taught by a multidisciplinary team of high-profile academic specialists
  • Exeter is a world leader in Gulf Studies. Our students play an important role in the activities of our lively Centre for Gulf Studies
  • Your knowledge and expertise of the Gulf region will be valued by public and private sector employers and open doors for further academic study
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Modules

  • Contemporary History and Politics of the Gulf and the Arabian Peninsula
  • Sociology and Anthropology of the Gulf and the Arabian Peninsula
  • Theorising the Middle East
  • Dissertation skills
  • MA Dissertation
  • MA Dissertation
  • State and Society in the Middle East
  • Iranian History, 1500 - the Present
  • Advanced Arabic Language
  • Dissertation
  • Islam in Practice
  • New Approaches to Islamic Thought
  • New Approaches to Islamic Thought
  • Independent Reading Course - Sem 1
  • Independent Reading Course - Sem 2
  • Requirements

    Listed below are the documents required to apply for this course.
    1 year

    Duration

    Upcoming Intakes

    • September 2024

    Mode of Study

    • Full Time