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Course summary

Carry out your own independent research project in Ancient History within one of the top departments for Classics research within the UK, while undertaking essential training to support your project. You can complete your research project in any area of Ancient Greek or Roman history, as agreed with your supervisor. The taught component allows you to develop your skills in key fields such as classical languages or historiography, while you will also have the opportunity to choose modules from across the MA Antiquity syllabus which are complementary to your research.


Please see the University of Birmingham website for full module information.

Assessment method

You will complete a 20,000 word thesis as well as three taught modules.

Entry requirements

Typically, applicants will have a degree in some area of ancient historical, archaeological, historical or classical studies.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

For more detailed information on available funding and fees for postgraduate courses please visit:
Ancient History at University of Birmingham - UCAS