Qalam wa Lawh's 14-week academic semester program is geared towards, but not limited to, university students looking to study abroad in the beautiful seaside city of Rabat, Morocco.
Semester study abroad programs provides Arabic language courses, suited for all levels of proficiency in addition to Area study courses and experiential learning opportunities through volunteer and cultural immersion activities.
Semester programs are fully customizeable and students can select their Arabic, Area study, and accommodation options. Dedicated student advisers are also available to help arrange a semester schedule specific to the students’ interest and objectives.
Semester Abroad Highlights
All content courses conducted in Arabic or English by distinguished Moroccan academics and professionals.
All Arabic courses are taught by full-time Arabic teachers specializing in teaching Arabic as a foreign language
Accommodate all levels of Arabic
Volunteer opportunities available
Internship opportunities available
Academic records and transcripts sent to the home university for credit purposes
Qalam's Arabic Semester Program includes all of the following components, as well as various other opportunities and amenities that can be added at the student's preference.
Arabic Language Courses in Modern Standard Arabic, Moroccan Arabic, Arabic Literature, Media Arabic, classical Arabic, and more.
Cultural immersion activities: excursions, site visits, workshops, group discussions, lectures, etc.
Housing Accommodations: Homestays or student residence accommodations
Optional weekend excursionsto key destinations in Morocco: Marrakech, Fes, Casablanca, Tangier, Chefchaouen, & the Sahara
On-site Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) at the end of the program
Other possible features
Dedicated resident coordinator
Language Partners and tutoring available
Phone service: Unlimited incoming and intra-group calls
Upcoming Program Dates
The Semester Program, like all Arabic courses and programs at Qalam wa Lawh, is fully customizable. Students can choose which amenities and opportunities they would like to take part in, and therefore the price can fluctuate.
Typically, a semester at Qalam wa Lawh costs between:
48,500 MAD and 87,000 MAD
$5000 and $9,000
4480 € and 8000 €
Below are the course options for the Academic Semester program. Students can choose from these classes, and are welcome to select multiple of any of these courses. Students will be provided a complete list of course options and times when they register.
For a full list of course options, visit the Courses page.
Standard Arabic Course
8,900 DH / $950 / 810 €
Intensive Arabic Course
25,900 DH / $2,895 / 2,470 €
Area Study Course
4,500 DH / $495 / 445 €
For a full list of prices, options, & features, please see the Semester registration form or visit the Admissions page
To register for a semester program, please:
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Contact the Admissions Office
Mon-Fri 8am - 6pm (Casablanca time)
Phone : +212 537 68 38 66