Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Roman Frontier Studies

This unique course is designed for students wishing to study the archaeology of the frontiers of the Roman Empire. It will prepare them to study archaeology at PhD level, or to enter a profession requiring high-level skills in literacy, research and project management. The course will equip students with advanced practical skills, including the ability to evaluate, analyse and interpret archaeological sources and reports.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in archaeology or a related field such as classics, history, or geography; applicants with lower or non-standard qualifications who have relevant professional experience will be considered; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with at least 6.5 in writing) or equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MA Full-time £ 12,680 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MA Part-time £ 2,750 per Academic year (home fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

Key information

School of History, Classics and Archaeology
Telephone number: 
0191 208 7966