Division of Humanities

Departments and Programs

The Division of Humanities at Brandeis comprises 6 departments and 12 programs.



  • Comparative Humanities (on hiatus)

Associated Fields

The aim of the division is to unite scholars and students who engage in humanist inquiry across the borders of discipline and departments. We list below the names of other Brandeis programs and departments that are associated by virtue of their humanist approach to intellectual inquiry.

The Hub of Language Learning at Brandeis

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World Languages and Cultures Website

Make the most out of your language-learning experience at Brandeis.

The new World Languages and Cultures website serves as a hub of information, whether you seek to fulfill a Brandeis Core requirement, study a language for your personal interest, find opportunities to engage in language advocacy work or simply meet Brandeisians who study and speak two or more languages.

Visit the World Languages and Cultures website