Indiana University Bloomington
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Graduate Program

The Department of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures offers MA and PhD degrees in Arabic, and supports additional languages such as Hebrew, Turkish, Persian, and Kurdish, and offers a full program of graduate courses falling generally within the following areas:

  • Arabic Language and Linguistics
  • Islamic Studies
  • Near Eastern Cultures and Civilizations
  • Near Eastern History & Politics
  • Near Eastern Literatures
  • Near Eastern Religions

For further information about the NELC Graduate Program, please see the following links:

Note to graduate applicants: The Indiana University Bloomington's institution code (1324) for all ETS scores can receive scores for all departments at IUB; there is no need for an additional departmental code. Please see the NELC Admissions page, the NELC Graduate Handbook or the NELC Graduate Bulletin for more specific information.

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