2020-2021 Admission Requirements for the Graduate Major in Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

Admissions Requirements for the Graduate Major in Near Eastern Languages and Cultures


APPLYING

After exploring options and choosing a specific program, follow the steps on our University’s graduate application process:

Deadlines to apply

December 15, 2019

Admission Limited to

Fall, Winter, Spring

Exams & GRE Types

GRE: General

Letters of Recommendation

3

UCLA-Wide Graduate Admissions Requirements

Degree-Specific Admissions Requirements

In addition to the University's minimum requirements and those listed above, all applicants are expected to submit a statement of purpose, and recent term paper (strongly recommended).

M.A.: A bachelor's degree or the equivalent in the language area chosen for the degree. As a rule, applicants selected for admission have a grade-point average of at least 3.25 and competitive GRE scores. The GRE must be taken within 24 months prior to the date of the application; use department code 2602 to have GRE scores sent to the department.

Ph.D.: A master's degree or the equivalent in the applicant's field (the master's degree need not have been completed at UCLA). As a rule, applicants selected for admission have a grade-point average of at least 3.25. The GRE must be taken within 24 months prior to the date of the application; use code department code 2602 to have scores sent to the department.

TOEFL scores: International applicants should use department code 57 to have TOEFL scores sent to the department.

Program Name

Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

Leading to the
degree of

M.A., Ph.D.

Major Code

0595

Address

378 Kaplan Hall
Box 951511
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1511

Phone

(310) 825-4165

Email

nreast@humnet.ucla.edu

Website

www.nelc.ucla.edu