Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology

Research Excellence Framework 2014BA Classics - our new undergraduate programme, available Sept 2015. Photo of Roman relief sculpture of a Male Captive, taken at the theatre of Aphrodisias, Greece.

Archaeology: Rated 8th in the UK by the Good University Guide

Archaeology: Rated 8th in the UK by the Good University Guide

Classics and Ancient History: Rated 10th in the UK by the Guardian

Classics and Ancient History: Rated 10th in the UK by the Guardian

About us

Our subjects were rated top 10 by the Guardian and the Complete University Guide.

Research

Our research encompasses all the major civilisations of the ancient Mediterranean from Sumer and Mesopotamia, and Egypt, to all periods of classical antiquity up to and beyond the end of the Roman Empire.