Research course

Classics and Ancient History

University of Warwick · Department of Classics and Ancient History
MA by research

Entry requirements

2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a related subject.

Months of entry


Course content

The Department has a lively community of postgraduate research students contributing to the research in the Department.

There are two options offered for the MA by research:

  • Route A: Candidates research and write a 40,000 word dissertation
  • Route B: Linguistic training, two 5,000-word essays and a 25,000-word dissertation

In both cases the thesis must show evidence of originality in knowledge and interpretation.

Information for international students

For guidance on English language requirements, please visit our website.

Fees and funding

UK students
£4,191 (estimated)
International students

There are several funding opportunities available for students applying for this course. These include external awards, wider University awards and departmental scholarships. Details can be found here: Funding

Qualification and course duration

MA by research

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)24 7652 4585