School of History, Classics and Archaeology

Taught Courses

Classics Postgraduate Taught Courses

Our Classics and Ancient History MA is designed to build and expand on your previous studies, enabling you to specialise in either classics or ancient history.

This MA course is aimed at students who have an undergraduate degree in ancient history, classics or classical studies.


Within the Classics and Ancient History MA, there are two pathways to choose from.

The classics pathway focuses on an advanced study of the literatures, languages and cultures of ancient Greece and Rome.

The ancient history pathway focuses on the histories, societies and cultures of archaic and classical Greece, Rome and the wider Mediterranean world.

Course information

For course content, entry requirements, fees, funding and visa information please see the degree description on the central Postgraduate website.

We also offer taught courses in history and archaeology.