Research course

Classics and Ancient History

Institution
Durham University · Department of Classics and Ancient History
Qualifications
PhDMLitt by researchMA by research

Entry requirements

For a PhD and MLitt, we normally require a 2:1 in a first degree and a MA in a relevant subject; for the MA by Thesis, we require a 2:1 in a relevant first degree

Months of entry

October

Course content

The PhD is central to our postgraduate research programme. It requires three years of full-time study, and is assessed by a thesis of up to 100,000 words. We also offer shorter research programmes for the degree of MA by Thesis (one year of full-time study) or MLitt (two years of full-time study).

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    part time
    72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MLitt by research
    part time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MA by research
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Department of Classics and Ancient History
Email
Classics.Dept@durham.ac.uk
Phone
(0191) 33 41670