Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies

MSc in Persian Civilisation

Our distinctive MSc Persian Civilisation programme takes an interdisciplinary approach which is unique in the field of Persian studies.

About the programme

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The MSc in Persian Civilisation is an interdisciplinary programme that builds on a number of fields of study, including Classics, Ancient History, Middle Eastern Studies and Islamic Studies.

Programme Structure

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Our MSc in Persian Civilisation consists of core and option courses, research skills and methods courses, and a 15,000-word dissertation


Blue Mosque (Sultanahmet)
The University and city hold a wealth of resources and facilities for the study of Islam and the Middle East.

Fees and funding

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Find out about our programme costs and available funding for Home and International students.

Contact us

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Contact details for both academic and administrative enquiries.

Entry requirements and apply online

You can apply online for this MSc programme.

Entry requirements and apply online