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Archaeology (PhD/MPhil)

3 years (PhD), 1 year (MPhil) (full-time) / Opportunities available (part-time) / n/a (distance / e-Learning)

Programme Aims

To offer knowledge and expertise for a career in research, academia, heritage, museums, contract work and consultancy.

Programme Description

We offer a full range of expertise in the archaeology of Britain, Europe and the Mediterranean from 5000 BC-1000 AD, with particular strengths in the following research areas:

Information on the school's programmes in conservation can be found on the Archaeology Research Degrees web page.

Special Features

Entry Requirements

Suitable for graduates in archaeology, history, ancient history, conservation science and chemistry, and other related and relevant disciplines in the humanities, social sciences and biological and physical sciences.

Applicants should normally possess a Masters degree in a subject related to their research interests.

Note: International students pursuing part-time programmes of study are not eligible for Tier 4 General Student) visas and must have alternative leave to remain in the UK if they intend to study at the University in person.

Next intake: The University has four entry points for research degrees; 1st October, 1st January, 1st April or 1st July

School Contact

Name: Dr Peter Guest  

Telephone: +44 (0)29 2087 6538 



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School of History, Archaeology and Religion