Swansea University

Swansea University

Classics, Ancient History, Egyptology

We invite applications from well-qualified candidates whose research interests correspond to our areas of research expertise.

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum of a 2.1 degree (or equivalent) in classics, ancient history, egyptology, or related subject areas, or an appropriate Master�s degree. English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.

Course modules

Research areas include: Ancient Egyptian religion; ancient Egyptian kingship ideology; Egyptian temple texts of the Graeco-Roman period (�Ptolemaic�); gender in ancient Egypt; ancient Egyptian demonology; ancient narrative literature; the ancient novel; ancient philosophy; ancient technology; archaeology of Roman Egypt; Graeco-Roman urbanisation; Greek social history (archaic to Hellenistic); historiography; history and archaeology of Asia Minor; history of late antiquity; imperialism in Egypt and the Near East; Roman republican and imperial history.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time £ 3,996 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
PhD Full-time £ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years
PhD Part-time £ 1,998 per Academic year (home fees) 6 years
PhD Part-time £ 6,250 per Academic year (overseas fees) 6 years
MPhil Full-time £ 3,996 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MPhil Full-time £ 12,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years
MPhil Part-time £ 1,998 per Academic year (home fees) 4 years
MPhil Part-time £ 6,250 per Academic year (overseas fees) 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
College of Arts and Humanities Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01792 295190