School of History, Classics and Archaeology

Postgraduate Archaeology

Postgraduate Archaeology

Archaeology at Newcastle University has a long and distinguished international reputation for its research and teaching. We offer postgraduate taught and research programmes in archaeology. We have outstanding resources and facilities for our postgraduates.

Our guide to postgraduate archaeology at Newcastle University.

Support for postgraduate students

All our postgraduates have full membership to the School and University libraries and have access to:

  • the postgraduate common room
  • clusters of PCs (and can borrow laptop computers for research trips)
  • stationery, photocopying, postage and inter-library loan vouchers
  • teaching opportunities (where available)
  • a student mentor

Our research students have the full use of the Postgraduate Research Suite, complete with desk space and computing facilities. You may also benefit from financial support from the School for research trips.

We have a lively research culture with a full seminar programme and our Postgraduate Forum an online e-journal run by a community of postgraduate students across History, Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology.

The Forum also organises weekly lunchtime seminars, an annual conference and contributes to Beyond Frontiers, the School's blog.

There are also three student societies, the:

Postgraduate funding

The School of History, Classics and Archaeology offers a broad range of funding opportunities for postgraduate students. 

Open days

Find out about our open days.