Taught course

Ancient History

Institution
King's College London · Department of Classics
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

In order to meet the academic entry requirements for this programme you should have a minimum 2:1 undergraduate degree with honours in Classics, Classical Studies, Ancient History, Classical Archaeology, History or a closely related subject. You should have a final mark of at least 60% or above in the UK marking scheme.

It is highly desirable for candidates to have had experience of learning one or more relevant ancient languages. This may be as part of school or undergraduate education, or through a summer school.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our Ancient History MA offers you the opportunity to study Greek, Roman and near-Eastern history at an advanced level at the same time as learning and refining the techniques and skills that will enable you to analyse and interpret a variety of historical sources. This is an intercollegiate course that draws on the strengths of King’s, UCL and Royal Holloway and the Institute of Classical Studies. Leads to further research or careers in education, journalism, finance, politics and cultural sectors.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Team
Email
classics@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 20 7848 7000