The Department of Eastern Studies has been a leader in the study of the eastern cultures and history. The strength of the department has been in the medieval and pre-modern studies of the Arab lands, Iran, Israel, and Turkey, in addition to the modern Muslim world in its entirety, including the Caucasus, Central Asia, South Asia, and Southeast Asia.
For undergraduates, the Department of Eastern Studies offers the following:
For graduate students, the Department of Eastern Studies offers the following:
- PhD programme of study with tremendous flexibility in the individual course of study and in the choice of dissertation topic.
- A. programme of study for two years.