Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology

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

Top 10 subjects in the Guardian 2014 university subject tables

Top 10 subjects in the Guardian 2014 university subject tables

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.