Research course

Palaeography & Manuscript Studies

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

Entry requirements

All students for MPhil/PhD entry will be expected to have an MA or equivalent. The department in which you will be registered may have other requirements - please see their entries for details.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Palaeography, the study of ancient handwriting, is a strong specialist area at King's and the College is appointing a new Chair of Palaeography & Manuscript Studies. Palaeography is taught in most departments across the School of Arts & Humanities and students wishing to carry out research in Palaeography should approach the relevant department. Current specialists work in areas of study such as Classics, Byzantine & Modern Greek Studies, English, French, History (especially medieval history), Spanish and Digital Humanities.

Department specialisms

Please visit the website.

Information for international students

For students who first language is not English please visit our website: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/pg/apply/langreq.html

Fees and funding

AHRC, Graduate School and School of Arts & Humanities scholarships and bursaries, self-funded.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
48-72 months

MPhil

full time
36 months
part time
48-72 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts & Sciences Admissions (CASA)
Email
artshums-graduateadmissions@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 20 7848 2736
Fax
+44 (0) 20 7848 7200