Faculty of Arts & Science
Department of Near & Middle Eastern Civilizations
U of T's Department of Near & Middle Eastern Civilizations is concerned with the interdisciplinary study of the civilizations and cultures of the Near and Middle East from Neolithic times until the present, including their languages and literatures, archaeology and history, art and architecture. Internationally acclaimed faculty lead students through an exploration of the development of complex societies and civilizations that have played transformative roles in human history. The study of Islam as a religion and the development of Islamic thought are major concerns of the department. Your gift will support excellence in education and scholarship on the Near and Middle East.