Middle East Studies
The MSc in Modern Modern Middle Eastern Studies is a new 12-month, taught master's course, offered by the Faculty of Oriental Studies and the School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies, which offers research training for students already familiar with the Middle East region and its languages. The course provides a common foundation in the methods and disciplines relevant to the study of the Middle East.
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The 1+1 programme is a unique, two-year postgraduate experience which offers you the opportunity to combine the depth of our specialised, one-year MSc with the breadth of Saïd Business School’s top-ranking, one-year MBA. As a result, you will embark from Oxford with the skills to translate specific domain knowledge into practical and innovative solutions to the many challenges facing our 21st Century world.
Dr Philip Robins has been a member of the academic staff at the University of Oxford for almost 20 years. During that time he has been responsible for the overall provision of all of the teaching under the umbrella of Middle East Politics. He currently holds the position of Reader in Middle East Politics and the title of professor. Dr Robins is also a Fellow of St Antony’s College, where, until recently, he was the Sub-Warden and member of the College’s executive body.