Discover what programmes we have on offer and what our current students love about studying with us.
What can I study?
IMES is recognised in the UK and internationally as a leading institution for research and study of Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies.
Study Arabic at Edinburgh and learn the fifth most widely spoken language in the world.
Study Persian at Edinburgh and open the door to the rich and diverse cultures of Iran, Afghanistan, Persian-speaking Central Asia, and the Persian diaspora.
Turkish is the main language of 65 million inhabitants of Turkey.
Our undergraduate degree programmes develops an awareness of and interest in all aspects of Islamic and Middle Eastern cultures.