As part of a system-wide education abroad initiative, the Berkeley Programs for Study Abroad office offers undergraduate students several semester or year-long abroad programs in the Middle East. Students undertake prescribed language coursework at Berkeley prior to application to one of these programs.
The following universities accommodate UC Berkeley students for the study of Middle Eastern languages:
- American University in Cairo (Cairo, Egypt)
- Hebrew University (Jerusalem, Israel)
- Middle East Technical University (Ankara, Turkey)
- Bilkent University (Ankara, Turkey)
- Boğaziçi University (Istanbul, Turkey)
For more information on education abroad opportunities for students in the University of California system, visit the UC Education Abroad Program website.