Department of Middle Eastern Studies
Department of Middle Eastern Studies

Housed in the College of Liberal Arts, the Department of Middle Eastern Studies and the Center for Middle Eastern Studies offer language and content courses, and comprehensive undergraduate and graduate programs of study. 

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Samy Ayoub


Islamic Law, Islamic Legal Theory, Islamic Ethics, Islam and Politics, Comparative Middle Eastern Law, Islamic Commercial Law, Late Ottoman Emp... more

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Arabic Flagship Program

Na'ama Pat-El

Chair, Department of Middle Eastern Studies

Na'ama Pat-El
What starts here, changes the world. We invite our alumni to take a look at UT Middle Eastern Studies today. We are one of the top Middle Eastern Studies programs in the country.  more...
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