University of Birmingham
Classics and Ancient History
Given the breadth of research supervision available, we have an exceptional ability to take on ambitious research topics, and postgraduates with interdisciplinary research interests are particularly welcome; a range of training in ancient languages is on offer and covers: Classical Greek and Latin; Byzantine Greek; ancient Egyptian; languages of the ancient near east; we offer research degrees in all aspects of: ancient history; ancient near eastern studies; classics; Egyptology; interdisciplinary research groups are currently working on topics including: the city in antiquity (including the mapping the spatial imagination project); culture of the everyday (including study of childhood, the life course, forensic and funerary archaeology, and religion); the eastern Mediterranean from late antiquity to the modern day; landscape and human environment; the politics of the modern middle east; text and cultural construction (including a major project on Herodotus, and the cuneiform digital palaeography project).
A good Honours degree or overseas equivalent; Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) is available; those with non-standard qualifications should contact the University to discuss their application; English language proficiency suitable for this level of study.
Some awards available from University's School of Humanities, AHRB, University, ORS.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA (Res)||Full-time||£ 4,110 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA (Res)||Full-time||£ 13,680 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA (Res)||Part-time||-||2 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 3,996 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 12,565 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Distance learning||£ 1,998 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Distance learning||£ 6,282 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 1,998 per Academic year (home fees)||6 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Edgbaston Campus||Birmingham||B15 2TU||West Midlands|
0121 414 5488