University of St Andrews

University of St Andrews

Classics

The PhD comprises three years of full time study, at the end of which the candidate will submit an 80,000 word dissertation which should be scholarly, substantial, significant and lucid (consistent with expectations based on what is reasonable within three years of full-time study); and should contain material worthy of publication in some form.

Entry requirements

Applicants are expected to have completed a Master's programme or equivalent research-training degree.

Course modules

There are no modules offered as part of the PhD as it is a research programme.

Assessment methods

Students complete an 80,000 word dissertation

Sponsorship information

Entrant accommodation bursary; recent graduate discount; Santander 600 scholarships; Thomas and Margaret Roddan Trust bursary.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2017 GBP 15,300 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,061 per Year 1 (EU) 6 years
MPhil Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (EU) 24 months
MPhil Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
MPhil Full-time September 2017 GBP 15,300 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
MPhil Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MPhil Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MPhil Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of St Andrews St Andrews KY16 9AX Scotland

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