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ABC 7.30

ABC 7.30

Professor Amin Saikal joins Hayden Cooper to discuss the situation in Aleppo, Syria.

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Congratulations to Katja Theodorakis

Congratulations to Katja Theodorakis

for winning the ANU Emerging Talent Award for her work on the October ANUpoll about national security.

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Graduate courses in 2017

Graduate courses in 2017

CAIS is offering the following courses in the Master of Middle East and Central Asian Studies and Master of Islam in the Modern World...

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Learn Arabic or Persian Online

Learn Arabic or Persian Online

CAIS offers full programs in both these fascinating languages

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CAIS research scholars, Anas Iqtait and Damian Doyle, comment on

CAIS research scholars, Anas Iqtait and Damian Doyle, comment on

the situations in Raqqa and Mosul

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Welcome to the Centre for Arab & Islamic Studies

The Centre for Arab & Islamic Studies (Middle East & Central Asia) forms part of the ANU College of Arts & Social Sciences at The Australian National University. CAIS is Australia’s premier location for studies in this field, with a high international standing and links with major counterparts in the Arab & Muslim world, as well as in North America and Europe.

Meet a student

Catherine

Catherine

Bachelor of Arts - Arabic major

Study options

The Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies offers a wide variety of programs. It is currently offering courses in Middle Eastern and Central Asian politics and the three major languages of the region: Arabic, Persian and Turkish.

 

 

 

Updated: 11 December 2016/ Responsible Officer:  Head of CAIS / Page Contact:  Web publisher