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Undergraduate study

Explore the awe-inspiring world of antiquity with our degrees in classics, classical studies and ancient history. We offer opportunities to learn Latin and Ancient Greek, study abroad, and undertake exciting placements.

Master's study

Broaden your knowledge and progress your career with our specialist postgraduate degree. You'll learn from academics at the forefront of their fields who are engaged with world-leading research.

PhD study

Embark on your doctorate in an inspiring research environment where you'll find a supportive academic community. We offer research training to help you succeed. 

Our research

We're ranked 6th in the UK for research overall* and 100% of our research has been recognised as world-leading or internationally excellent (Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014).

*Times Higher Education Institutions Ranked By Subject, 2014, based on its analysis of REF 2014 – Classics.

Ure Museum of Greek Archaeology

Our on-site museum has one of the largest collection of Greek ceramics in the UK and is a unique resource for our teaching, research and public outreach.

Outreach

We want to make classics and ancient history accessible to all. That's why we offer a number of programmes in schools, engage with the public at the Ure Museum and run free online activities and courses.

Our staff

Our academics have expertise in a wide range of fields within classics which they are passionate about sharing through their teaching and research.