Welcome to Near Eastern Studies
The Department of Near Eastern Studies is part of the College of Literature, Science and the Arts, which administers its undergraduate programs leading to the B.A. degrees, and of the Rackham School of Graduate Studies, which administers its graduate programs leading to M.A. and Ph.D. degrees. The regular faculty numbers about 26 of which 12 are full professors. The Department offers several programs of study at the B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. levels, covering Near Eastern languages, literatures, civilizations, linguistics, history, Ancient studies, Biblical studies, Egyptology, Medieval Islamic history and Islamic studies.
- Department of Near Eastern Studies Award Winners 2014 May 1, 2014
- Slideshow Above: UM Arabic Flagship Students Nikhil Nandigam and Angela Hadadd Study Abroad Trip in Morocco. April 30, 2014
- Kelsey Experience Jackier Prize Deadline April 11th at 5pm April 10, 2014
- ISP Lecture. “Arab Influences on European Musical Traditions during the Era of the Crusades.”
Speaker: Dwight Reynolds, professor of religious studies, University of California, Santa Barbara
- 5:30 PM