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New Intensive Arabic Program in Egypt

Exciting news! This summer, the University of Utah will be offering an intensive language program in Cairo, Egypt! Students will be able to complete one year of language during the summer—from first-year levels to advanced fourth-year! Complete your international and/or signature experience abroad in Cairo. The program will be led by the Arabic professor, Shereen Salah.

If you are planning to apply for this program, make sure to check out our scholarships page! There are scholarships available for International Studies and Middle East Studies majors!

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Program Description: click here to learn more about the scholarship! 

In the largest city in the Arab world, and at one of the most prestigious centers for Arabic studies in the Middle East, join us in in Cairo to study and enhance your modern standard and Egyptian Arabic language skills, while exploring the history of one of the oldest civilizations on earth. In Egypt, you will never run of out of rich cultural activities and meaningful opportunities to practice your language.

Immerse yourself in Cairo, the vibrant fascinating city where ancient history and modern life meet. Enjoy the old town of Cairo, sail down the River Nile on a felucca watching the sunset, enjoy the sound and light show by the great pyramids of Giza, and visit the newest capitals of Egypt.

Master the Arabic calligraphy and learn to cook Egyptian meals with a local chef.  Enjoy the most beautiful beaches of the Mediterranean and Red Seas and visit several sites of historic significance.

Last Updated: 11/3/21