Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology

Rated 10th in the UK in the Guardian subject tables

Photograph of students using 3d visualisation technology

Rated 10th in the UK in the Guardian subject tables

a-egypt-banner

Rated 10th in the UK in the Guardian subject tables

c-persepolis-banner

About us

Classics at Birmingham was rated 10th in the UK in the Guardian 2014 university subject tables.

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.