Research course

Archaeology

Institution
University of York · Department of Archaeology
Qualifications
MA by researchMPhilPhD

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Entry requirements

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Months of entry

January, April, October

Course content

York is one of the best places in the UK for postgraduate study in Archaeology, Heritage or Conservation. Offering an unrivalled diversity of Master’s degree courses, York is the second largest postgraduate Archaeology teaching centre in the UK.

The architectural and archaeological heritage of York and the surrounding region makes it one of the best possible places to develop your professional skills and research potential. You will have access to an unrivalled array of significant archaeological and historical sites, buildings, monuments and resources. You will also have chance to work with some of the world’s leading prehistorians, archaeological scientists and historical archaeologists.

Our philosophy of research-led teaching, cutting edge courses delivered via lectures, practicals, small group seminars and personal supervision, means that you will have a chance to gain experience through participation in a wide range of field and lab-based projects.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA by research
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MPhil
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PhD
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification
    flexible
    36+ months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Administrator
Email
helen.chan@york.ac.uk
Phone
(+44) 1904 323963