UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Archaeology

Research areas include: Archaeological theory; archaeology of hunter-gatherer, early agrarian and ancient urban societies; comparative archaeology in a global context; human palaeobiology, subsistence, diet and health; indigenous archaeology; museum studies, heritage management and public archaeology; palaeoecology and environmental change; prehistoric, ancient and classical art; quantitative methods and computer applications; technology and conservation of ancient materials.

Entry requirements

A UK Master's degree in a relevant discipline (pass of 70 per cent or better including 70 per cent in the dissertation), or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.

Assessment methods

The MPhil is assessed via a 60000-word thesis supplemented by an oral examination; the PhD is assessed via a thesis of no more than 100000 words, supplemented by an oral examination.

Sponsorship information

Arts and Humanitites Research Council (AHRC) studentships available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 20,900 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (England) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 10,450 per Year 1 (International) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 5 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 5 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 10,450 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,200 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 20,900 per Year 1 (International) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

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