M.A. is an abbreviation of Masters of Arts and specialization in Arabic focuses on Arabic language. It is a post graduation degree with good scopes in future. Many institutes combine this course with Islamic Studies where candidates get chance to learn about both Arabic language as well as its relation with Islam.
A candidate who has pursued his/ her graduation (Bachelors of Arts) in Arabic specialization is eligible for this course. Some institutes also accept candidates from other specialization but in that case, they have to appear for an entrance examination in Arabic.
Just like other theoretical post graduation courses; it is also having 2 years duration. These 2 years are divided into 4 semesters with well prescribed syllabus for all of them. Each semester ends with final exams.
For admission, candidates require to check for their eligibility first. Once they confirm their eligibility, they can contact the administration of selected institute and can get the prospectus and application form. Fill the same carefully after reading all the instructions. Submit the duly filled form enclosed with all the other required documents and application fee before last date.
For candidates belonging to same background may get direct admission whereas candidates from different specialization may need to clear the entrance examination.
Further study options
Candidates who qualify their post graduation can go for Research based courses like M.Phil and Ph.D. These courses will give them expertise in their courses and will make them enable to get good jobs in India as well as abroad.
The course typically includes all about Arabic language from its origin. Candidates learn about theory and techniques related to literature, Arabic writing and its different practices, Arabic poetry and criticism, etc. From history, they learn about Political and social dimension of this language and its modernization. Topics like Early and Medieval Arabic Linguistic Thoughts, Arabic Popular Literature (Genres, themes, etc), Arabic Critical Theory and Thought, etc are interesting part of this course.
These candidates are ideal for teaching and writing based jobs. They can join colleges offering Arabic courses for teaching, can start their own tuition classes and if have interest in writing, they can go for freelancing services for content development.
They can also work as translator, journalism, Editor in News paper agencies, etc.
M.A. Arabic Admissions for 2021 - 2022 Academic Year
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