Research course

Archaeology and Ancient History

Institution
University of Leicester · School of Archaeology and Ancient History
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

Applicants must hold a UK undergraduate (Bachelors) degree with at least first class or upper second class honours or an equivalent qualification from a recognised overseas institution and a merit or above in a Masters Degree. In some circumstances consideration will be given to relevant professional experience where a Master's Degree has not been obtained.

Months of entry

January, April, July, September

Course content

The School of Archaeology and Ancient History at the University of Leicester comprises a thriving and world-class team of scholars engaged in cutting-edge research and delivering teaching to the highest standards.

We offer supervision in Archaeology and Ancient History in areas compatible with the research interests of our academic staff including:

  • Ancient History
  • Bioarchaeology
  • Prehistoric Archaeology
  • Greek Archaeology
  • Roman Archaeology
  • Medieval and Historical Archaeology
  • Landscape Archaeology

Interested in a different research area?

It is important that the area you want to work in is broadly compatible with our research interests - otherwise we may not be able to accept your application.

However, please do not feel we will not be interested if there is not an exact match. It is sometimes possible to be flexible.

Information for international students

https://le.ac.uk/study/international-students

Fees and funding

For a list of our available scholarships/studentships, please visit our funded opportunities pages.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    part time
    72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
  • MPhil
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
arch-pgr@le.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)116 252 2522