The Centre for Gulf Studies at the University of Exeter has the largest concentration of Gulf Studies experts in the world.

Contact us

Centre for Gulf Studies
Institute of Arab & Islamic Studies (IAIS)
University of Exeter
Stocker Road
Exeter EX4 4ND

For enquiries about the Centre’s activities:

Dr Marc Valeri
Director, Centre for Gulf Studies
Email: m.valeri@exeter.ac.uk
Tel +44 (0)1392 72 4027

For enquiries about our degree programmes:

Taught postgraduate programmes

Dr John Cooper
Tel +44 (0)1392 72 4036
Email: j.p.cooper@exeter.ac.uk

Research postgraduate programmes

Dr Clémence Scalbert-Yucel 
Tel. +44 (0)1392 72 5254
Email C.Scalbert-Yucel@exeter.ac.uk

Visiting us

The Centre for Gulf Studies is based in the Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies Building on the main Streatham campus of the University.

Directions to the University and a map of the campus can be found on the University website, linked to below. Please note that the Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies Building is number 16 on the Streatham Campus map.