You'll develop valuable data-analysis skills, learn to interpret information and communicate findings to others.
We are fortunate to have The Great North Museum: Hancock in Newcastle. This museum is home to collections that previously were at the Shefton Museum of Greek Art and Archaeology and the Museum of Antiquities.
Newcastle and its region also has a wealth of archaeological sites, including Hadrian's Wall.
Newcastle is one of the very few universities to teach Late Antique and Byzantine archaeology in addition to Greek and Roman archaeology. We also offer archaeology combined with history.
Students graduating in 2014 gave an overall satisfaction mark of 100% in the National Student Survey.
Our degree programmes
We offer a range of undergraduate degree programmes. Our degrees can be:
- single honours (a degree that concentrates on one main subject)
- joint honours (study two complementary subjects as part of a single degree programme)
- Combined Honours (study two or three subjects together)
At Newcastle we offer the following archaeology degree programmes:
You can also study archaeology within the following joint and combined programmes:
Undergraduate Excellence Scholarships are now available. These are for new UK and EU students entering any of our archaeology degree programmes in 2015. Visit the Excellence Scholarship website to check your eligibility.
International and exchange students
We welcome applications from international, Erasmus, study-abroad and exchange students. For further information, visit our International and Exchange Students page.