UCL Hebrew & Jewish Studies


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Research & PhDs

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The department aims to research and teach all areas of Jewish Studies, from antiquity to modernity. A variety of disciplinary approaches, historical, literary and linguistic, are employed towards this end. Our degree programmes are dedicated to training future scholars of Jewish Studies as well as educating the wider community. Our courses provide the language and methodological tools for studying the full range of Jewish Studies.

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Hyman Hurwitz Studentships for 2015/16 - deadline extended 15 May! (PDF)

The Institute of Jewish Studies (IJS) is dedicated to the promotion of all aspects of Jewish scholarship and civilisation at the highest level of academic excellence.