Contact Us


​Departmental Email:

Administrative Officer​: 

Aida Abbass

College Hall 459,  ext:3850


Bilal Orfali

College Hall/464

Mailing Address:
Department of Arabic and Near Eastern Languages
American University of Beirut
P.O. Box 11-0236
Riad El Solh,
Beirut 1107 2020
Tel: 961-1-350000 ext. 3850

For questions about the study of Arabic as a foreign language around the year please contact:

Dr. Mahmoud Al Batal- ma42​

For questions about the Intensive Arabic Summer Program contact:

CAMES - Center for Arab and Middle Eastern Languages-

Graduate study for non-native speakers of Arabic

Non-native students of Arabic who are interested in graduate study in Arabic at AUB are encouraged to apply to the graduate program in the Center for Arab and Middle East Studies (CAMES) at the same time as they are applying to a graduate program in Arabic and Near Eastern Languages.​