Swansea University

Swansea University

Classics

The PhD is a research degree pursued over three years full-time or six years part-time. The MPhil is a research degree pursued over two years full-time or four years part-time. Students undertake original research on a particular topic related to the languages, literature, philosophy, and culture of the Classical world, from Homer to the later Roman Empire, and the reception of the ancient world in modern culture.

Entry requirements

MPhil -You should hold or expect to achieve a minimum of an upper second class Honours degree 2.1, or equivalent, in a related subject. PhD -You should hold a minimum of an upper second class Honours degree 2.1, or equivalent, and you should hold or expect to achieve a postgraduate Master's degree in a related subject. English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 13,300 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 6,650 per Year 1 (International) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 13,300 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 6,650 per Year 1 (International) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 13,300 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 6,650 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 13,300 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,120 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 6,650 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 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

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College of Arts and Humanities Admissions Office
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01792 295190