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Together with other departments of the CNMS, the department of Middle Eastern Politics offers the Bachelor’s program Near and Middle Eastern Studies. Additionally, the Master’s programs "Modern Arab Politics, Society and Culture" and "Politics and Economics of the Near and Middle East" are offered with the departments of Arab Studies and the department of Middle Eastern Economics, respectively.

The course offers are extended through various cooperations with social and economic sciences institutes and centres at the University of Marburg, through networks with other universities and research institutions in the Near and Middle East, as well as through excursions to the region. Especially important is the acquisition of language skills (Arabic, Persian, Turkish).

It is possible to do a PhD in the department of Middle Eastern Politics under the supervision of Professor Ouaissa. Further information concerning the requirements can be found under PhD Program.