University of Bristol

University of Bristol

Classics and Ancient History

Within this programme students can choose a course of study that matches their research interests. Whichever they choose, they will enhance and develop their skills and knowledge in Greek and Roman cultures and their impact through the ages. Students can explore new areas and disciplines, or gain a firm grounding in the traditional skills of the classicist or ancient historian. There is the opportunity to study both Latin and Greek languages at any level, from beginner to advanced.

Entry requirements

An upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or international equivalent). Non-traditional qualifications/routes may also be considered.

Course modules

1st semester: research methods; theories and approaches; 2 optional units. 2nd semester: research methods; 2 optional units; dissertation.

Sponsorship information

Eligible students from the UK and European Union may be able to apply to the Ars and Humanities Research Council; faculty bursaries may also be available.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 6,100 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 14,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 3,050 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Tyndall Avenue, Bristol Bristol BS8 1TH South West

Key information

Graduate School of Arts and Humanities
Telephone number: 
0117 928 8897