Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology

Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology at Birmingham is one of the few university departments in the UK that draws together Archaeology and the study of Greece, Rome, Egypt and the Near East. Times Higher Education ranked the department in the Top 5 in the country for its performance in the latest Research Excellence Framework exercise.



Showcasing the breadth of research expertise in the department


Posted 29 April 2019

Dr Ruth Macrides

It is with great sadness that we announce the loss of Ruth Macrides, a much-loved colleague and friend.

Posted 02 April 2019

Grant Edwards posts online manuscript database

ITSEE doctoral student Grant Edwards has posted online The Collaborative Database of Dateable Greek Bookhands, a catalogue of objectively dated Greek manuscripts written in a literary script between 0-899 CE.

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