New York University

Graduate School of Arts and Science

Ancient Near Eastern and Egyptian Studies


70 Washington Square South

New York City, NY 10012

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.A., M.Phil.-Ancient Near Eastern and Egyptian Studies, Ph.D.-Ancient Near Eastern and Egyptian Studies

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Program in Ancient Near Eastern and Egyptian Studies offers M.A. and Ph.D. degrees as preparation for research and college-level teaching in these fields. Members of the program are drawn from different disciplines and work in various areas of ancient Near Eastern studies. The program is especially strong in the study of areas surrounding the eastern Mediterranean: Egypt, Syria-Palestine, Anatolia, and the Aegean. Potential students interested in the study of the Hebrew Bible and its ancient Near Eastern context are invited to apply instead to the Skirball Department of Hebrew and Judaic Studies at New York University.


New York University is a member of the Association of American Universities and is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large City

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