University of Leeds

University of Leeds

Classics

You will undertake original research under the supervision of 1 or more academic staff. You will be required to undertake research training offered by the school of languages, cultures and societies and the university.

Entry requirements

MA by research, good 1st degree (1st or 2.1) in a classical subject; PhD candidates must already hold or be studying for an MA or equivalent. When completing an online application please select languages, cultures and societies as the programme for all subject areas offered by the school.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a thesis (PhD thesis length 300 pages or 100,000 words/MPhil thesis length 200 pages or 60,000 words/MAR thesis length 100 pages or 30,000 words) which is examined by viva at the end of your period of study.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time - 3 years
PhD Part-time - 5 years
MA (Res) Full-time - 1 years
MA (Res) Part-time - 2 years
MPhil Full-time - 2 years
MPhil Part-time - 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Contact: 
School of Languages, Cultures and Societies - Research Postgraduate
Telephone number: 
0113 343 7844