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University of St Andrews: Iranian Studies

Institution University of St Andrews View institution profile
Department History
Telephone 01334 462907
Study type Taught


The MLitt in Iranian Studies is a one-year taught programme run by the School of History.

Highlights - Introduction to major themes, concepts and approaches including aspects of methodology and historiography, and questions of nationalism, religion and society, as well as an outline of Iran’s place in the region and the broader international community.

  • Access to a unique range of expertise on Iran from Late Antiquity to the modern era, along with a rich research environment provided by the Institute for Iranian Studies and staff located in other Schools including Art History, Classics and Modern Languages.

  • Benefit from the resources of the University Library which has some 6,000 Persian books, a distinctive collection and one of the best in the UK.


The University of St Andrews

The University of St Andrews is Scotland’s first University. Year on year some of the worlds’ brightest and most promising students come to study with us, enriching their future and ours. Over six centuries of experience give us a deep understanding of what students want and need to succeed in today’s professional world and our graduates go on to help shape the world and are in high demand by employers due to the quality of the skills and education developed as a student with us. Whatever your ambitions may be St Andrews will help you …

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