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Postgraduate Area and Diaspora Studies in Edinburgh

40 degrees at 1 university in Edinburgh.

Scandinavian Studies (PhD)

Scandinavian Studies (PhD)

As one of the few centres for the study of modern Scandinavian languages in the UK, we offer a programme that can cater to a wide range of research interests, covering all Scandinavian countries. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Middle Eastern Studies with Advanced Arabic MSc

Middle Eastern Studies with Advanced Arabic MSc

This two-year programme offers a unique opportunity for in-depth study of Arabic language, region-specific culture, history and politics. It is intended for students who already have some knowledge of...Read more
(4.2)
  • 2 years Full time degree

Modules

  • Research Skills and Methods in Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies- Core
  • Advanced Arabic G & H- Core
  • Critical Readings in Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies- Core
  • Dissertation- Core
  • Research Methods and Problems in Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies- Core
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Sanskrit (MScR)

Sanskrit (MScR)

With interest growing in Indias creative literature and Indian philosophy, linguistics and literary criticism, the study of Sanskrit is becoming vitally important.We are the only research department of...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

French PhD

French PhD

The PhD degree allow you to pursue a research topic in depth and produce a substantial thesis. Students spend the first half of the degree programme doing preliminary research and writing two essays on...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Japanese PhD

Japanese PhD

Japanese has developed to encompass a thriving postgraduate research programme. Covering a wide spectrum of interests, it also allows for joint supervision, should your research goals be interdisciplinary. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

German PhD

German PhD

German has earned its place as a significant centre for research, with half of our research ranked as internationally excellent or world leading in the latest Research Assessment Exercise. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies PhD

Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies PhD

We offer expert supervision for postgraduate studies in Islam, the Middle East and related subjects. You will be studying in an environment that produces world-leading work, with staff who are conducting...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

African Studies MSc

African Studies MSc

This is an established and highly regarded programme that offers an intensive introduction to the study of Africa. The MSc in African Studies provides the analytical tools and the empirical knowledge...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

Japanese Society and Culture MSc

Japanese Society and Culture MSc

By the end of the programme you will have acquired specialist skills and knowledge that mark you out as an expert on Japan, and the confidence to apply those skills in industry, academia or beyond. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

Chinese Studies MChin

Chinese Studies MChin

This programme draws on a wide range of expertise in Chinese studies. Catering to students at both the beginner and intermediate language levels, this flexible programme is presented by experts in their...Read more
(4.2)
  • 2 years Full time degree

Modules

Celtic and Scottish Studies PhD

Celtic and Scottish Studies PhD

Our area of study is the languages, literatures and cultures of the Celtic and Gaelic peoples, from Iron Age Europe to the present. As a postgraduate research student, you will benefit not only from our...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree

African Studies PhD

African Studies PhD

The Centre of African Studies offers a PhD programme with an international reputation, awarded from one of the worlds leading universities. Since its foundation in 1962, the Centre of African Studies...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

International Development MSc

International Development MSc

This programme engages critically with international development thinking and practice, and more broadly with processes of social, political and economic transformation throughout the global south. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

South Asian Studies PhD

South Asian Studies PhD

Edinburgh has one of the largest concentrations of South Asianists in the UK, constituting a wide range of expertise. Examples of our recent research include the study of: social, historical and anthropological...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Russian PhD

Russian PhD

Russian can offer you a friendly, stimulating and supportive community of postgraduate students. Our research has been internationally acknowledged for its quality. Research staff in Russian are actively...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies MSc

Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies MSc

You will gain an advanced, interdisciplinary understanding of the history, modern politics and culture of the Islamic Middle East, and explore the paradigms behind the various disciplines within this field. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Modules

Chinese PhD

Chinese PhD

China is set to become even stronger, particularly in light of Scotlands China Strategy. Given this, and the international standing of our Scottish Centre for Chinese Studies, researching this field from...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Italian PhD

Italian PhD

As a postgraduate research student of Italian studies, you will be exposed to an environment that celebrates both language and culture, through rigorous research and vibrant social events. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

German MSc

German MSc

One of the Universitys larger modern language subject areas, German has earned its place as a significant centre for research, with half of our research ranked as internationally excellent or world leading...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Japanese MSc

Japanese MSc

Japanese has developed to encompass a thriving postgraduate research programme. Covering a wide spectrum of interests, it also allows for joint supervision, should your research goals be interdisciplinary. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree
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