The Centre for the Study of Islam (CSI)

Postgraduate research

Academic staff within CSI supervise doctoral students with a diverse range of current research topics. If you are interested in applying for a place on our programme, this list will give you an indication of the areas we specialise in.

Research topics

Master of Arts Programmes

MA in Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies

Master of Research Programme

MRes in Humanities (Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies)

CSI Reading Group

Postgraduate students meet on a fortnightly basis for the CSI Reading Group to discuss critical Islamic Studies research.  To join the reading group, please email Pam Navran (

CSI Summer Term Activities 2016/17