Student-Led Internships
Details about the CASAW Student-Led Internship Programme, including the application process and deadlines.

MSc Programmes Available
There are two Masters degrees dedicated to the intensive study of the Arabic language.

Teacher Training
The Centre is running a 2-day intensive CPD training course for Arabic language teachers.

Research Publications
CASAW Fellows, Staff and Students have published widely in academic papers and books.

The Centre for the Advanced Study of the Arab World (CASAW) is the result of a UK government initiative to build crucial expertise on the Arab World based on a knowledge of the Arabic language coupled with advanced research methods skills in the social and political sciences, arts and humanities. Read More

CASAW researchers and educators based in Edinburgh, Durham and Manchester working in humanities and social science disciplines.
CASAW research networks and publications covering important themes concerning the Arab world in transition.
Opportunities for research network and student-led internship placements for students and recent graduates at UK higher education institutions.
Arabic Language Training
CASAW’s renowned Arabic language training resources.
Arabic Language Training

CASAW News and Events Bulletin

Internship Opportunity: Arabia Books and the Gingko Library – Based in London

An exciting three-month internship with Arabia Books, one of the UK’s leading publishers of Arabic literature in translation, and the Gingko Library, a charity dedicated to promoting dialogue with the Middle East and North Africa through an academic publishing programme and annual conference. Both companies are based at the book Haus in London (www.hauspublishing.com).

For more information and for details on how to apply, please visit our Arabia Books Internship Page.

CASAW Student-led Internship Scheme – 2014/15

We currently have three student-led internship vacancies. To find out more, please visit the Student-Led Internship page.
The deadline for applications is Monday 26 January 2015 at 5.00pm.

Teaching Arabic to Adults: A Communicative Approach

(Spaces still available for our workshop)
Dates: Monday 20 April 2015 – Friday 24 April 2015.
Location: University of Edinburgh.
Course Fee: £300.00 (Price includes buffet lunch and refreshments each day).

Teaching Arabic with Technology: Essential Skills & Tools

(Spaces still available for our workshop)
Dates: Friday 17 April – Saturday 18 April 2015
Location: University of Edinburgh.
Course Fee: £100.00 (Price includes buffet lunch and refreshments on both days).

To submit an expression of interest for the above workshops, please complete the relevant online application form(s) for the course(s) you wish to attend:

17-18 April 2015 (Teaching Arabic with Technology): http://goo.gl/forms/BSv5gwQYd5
20-24 April 2015 (Teaching Arabic to Adults): http://goo.gl/forms/ks0wVgjVDg

Please note, the application deadline is Friday 30 January 2015 at 12.00pm. Following the deadline, applicants will be contacted by email to notify whether they have been allocated a place on the course.


CASAW Partners

The Centre is a collaboration between the University of Edinburgh, Durham University and the University of Manchester.


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