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Master's degrees – University of Reading

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    Pursue your passion and continue your studies with our postgraduate courses

Master's degrees

Our master's degrees offer you the opportunity to broaden your knowledge and progress your career in or out of the academic world.

"This master's has opened up many more opportunities for me, such as continuing on to PhD level studies, following a career in teaching, becoming a curator or journalist… the list goes on."

Bethany Greaves-Davis

MRes in Classics and Ancient History

Fascinating courses

We enable you to delve into the classical world, taking advantage of the array of expertise offered by the Classics Department.


learning and teaching methods to suit you

During your master's degree you will learn from world-leading academics, through interactive seminars designed to develop your research skills and expand your expertise.

Shape your future

A master's degree in the Classics will prepare you for a variety of careers. We help you determine the right career for you, and work with you to achieve your goals.

Our Courses

We have three specialist postgraduate degrees for the Classics, and you can follow the links below to read more about them. All of our MA courses can be taken full-time over 12 months or part-time over 24 months.

Contact the department

Contact us today to find out more about our taught postgraduate courses.

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