Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in English with Middle Eastern and Asian Languages and Cultures (Near Eastern Studies)

Study Discipline: Arts & Humanities
Study Programme Details
City: Msida
Country: Malta
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


367 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey through the realms of language and literature with our Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in English with Middle Eastern and Asian Languages and Cultures (Near Eastern Studies) program. Delve into the rich tapestry of human expression from Ancient Greece to the modern-day, exploring diverse writing styles, critical theories, and the intricate interplay of politics, culture, and society captured within the pages of literature. Our program fosters a deep understanding of both canonical and non-canonical works, equipping you with the analytical tools to deconstruct and reconstruct the world through the lens of literature.

Uncover the nuances of English syntax and phonetics, traverse the landscapes of Shakespearean drama, and immerse yourself in the vibrant world of Middle Eastern and Asian languages and cultures. With the opportunity to undertake a research-based dissertation and participate in enriching Erasmus+ mobility programs, you’ll cultivate a global perspective and hone your research and communication skills for success in the interconnected world.


Upon completing this dynamic program, you will emerge equipped with a comprehensive skill set and a profound understanding of the intricate nuances of language and literature. You will possess the ability to conduct rigorous academic research, engage in interdisciplinary discourse, and analyze texts with depth and insight. Through close examination of influential theorists and writers, you will gain a holistic understanding of literary traditions and their socio-cultural contexts, preparing you for a myriad of intellectually stimulating career pathways.

With a keen eye for detail and a nuanced understanding of historical, cultural, and political landscapes, you will be primed to embark on a variety of fulfilling career journeys. From academia to publishing, journalism to cultural diplomacy, the possibilities are as vast and varied as the literary landscapes you will explore throughout your studies.

Admission Requirements

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  • Year 1: Foundation in English Literature and Middle Eastern and Asian Languages and Cultures
  • Year 2: Intermediate Studies and Elective Specializations
  • Year 3: Advanced Research and Dissertation

Non EU Applicants:

Fee per academic year: Eur 8,500

Local/EU/EEA Applicants:

No fees apply

Future Career Outcomes

Our graduates have forged successful paths in academia, publishing, journalism, and beyond, leveraging their profound understanding of language and literature to make meaningful contributions to their respective fields. Equipped with critical thinking skills, research expertise, and cross-cultural competencies, our alumni have excelled in diverse roles, shaping narratives, fostering understanding, and inspiring change.

Visa Requirements:

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