Department of Middle East Languages and Cultures Division of Humanities Columbia University

Degrees & Award

Programs Offered:
Offers Hebrew Language And Literature (M!Phil, MA, Phd); Middle Eastern Languages And Cultures (M!Phil, MA, Phd); South Asian Languages And Cultures (M!Phil, MA, Phd).
Degree Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, Thesis, Oral And Written Exams; For Doctorate, 3 Foreign Languages, Thesis/Dissertation.
Degree Program Information:
Part-Time Programs Available.


Entrance Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S And Doctorate, GRE General Test. Additional Exam Requirements/Recommendations For International Students: Required&Mdash;TOEFL.
Application Fee:
Student Statistics:
Average Age 35. 42 Applicants, 48% Accepted.

Student Body

Student Population:
52 Full-Time (25 Women), 4 Part-Time (3 Women); Includes 4 Minority (3 Asian Americans Or Pacific Islanders, 1 Hispanic American), 12 International.


22 Full-Time, 11 Part-Time/Adjunct.

Financial Aid

Financial Aid:
Fellowships, Teaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study And Institutionally Sponsored Loans Available. Support Available To Part-Time Students. Financial Award Application Deadline: 1/5; Financial Award Applicants Required To Submit FAFSA.

Location & Contact

Contact Info
Sheldon Pollock
New York, NY 10027
Phone: 212-854-6781
Fax: 212-854-5517

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