School of History, Classics & Archaeology

Why study here?

Modern facilities, extensive course choice, a tradition of academic excellence and a historical city with a vibrant and cosmopolitan student community: all good reasons to choose the School of History, Classics and Archaeology for your undergraduate degree.

Students walking down the Royal Mile

Why study in Edinburgh?

Situated among scenic hills at the shores of the Firth of Forth, Edinburgh is a UNESCO world heritage site that has been at the forefront of intellectual innovation for over 400 years..

Why choose the School?

A degree programme at the School of History, Classics and Archaeology allows you to study a broad range of topics in a flourishing academic environment.

Why choose the subject areas?

Diverse course and programme options and first-rate teaching are hallmarks of the School's three subject areas.

Facilities and community

Our premises are home to state-of-the-art teaching and study facilities and a welcoming student community.