Research course

Archaeology

Institution
University of Nottingham · Department of Archaeology
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

You would normally be expected to hold an honours degree at 2:1 level or above (or its international equivalent) and a taught postgraduate (MA/MSc) in Archaeology or a related subject, at ‘merit'. Students with other relevant qualifications or experience will be considered on an individual basis.

Months of entry

Anytime

Course content

Our research covers a wide range of chronological, thematic and geographical areas, ranging from early prehistory to the present day. Particular areas of strength include:

  • human-plant-animal relations through palaeoanthropology, archaeobotany and zooarchaeology
  • the study of archaeological materials and ancient technology and production; the scientific analysis of glass
  • mediterranean prehistory
  • later prehistory of Europe
  • underwater archaeology
  • roman archaeology of the Mediterranean, the Balkans and the north-west provinces
  • the Archaeology of Late Antiquity
  • early medieval Archaeology in Britain and north-western Europe
  • later medieval and post-medieval Archaeology
  • the Archaeology of standing buildings.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiries
Email
student-services-pgr-upw@nottingham.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)115 951 5843