Research course


University of Liverpool · School of Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology

Entry requirements

Applications are welcome from well qualified graduates who wish to undertake research programmes leading to a PhD on either a full or part-time basis. For research we similarly expect candidates to normally hold a UK first degree in the first or 2:1 class in a relevant subject.

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

Find out more about this programme at our Postgraduate Open Day on Wednesday 22 March 2017. To register, visit:

All research degree students are initially registered for the MPhil degree. Students wishing to continue for PhD study, transfer their registration to PhD after they have completed at least one year (second year if part-time) if progress has been satisfactory. There are currently around 50 MPhil/PhD students in total in the School.

Qualification and course duration


part time
48 months
full time
36 months


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

PG Recruitment
+44 (0)151 794 5927