School of History, Classics & Archaeology

MSc in Archaeology

Our taught MSc in Archaeology extends your knowledge and develops your skills in this field to an advanced academic and professional level.

Programme description

The taught MSc in Archaeology offers a wide range of course options, which can be tailored to suit your particular interests and requirements.

Programme structure

The programme comprises two semesters of weekly classes followed by a period of individual research leading to a dissertation.


Our premises offer archaeology students exceptionally good, up-to-date facilities, resources and study spaces, in a very attractive location.

Postgraduate community

With students from many different parts of the world, our postgraduate community is international in outlook, making the School a vibrant environment for you to share ideas, collaborate on research, gain new perspectives and meet like-minded individuals.

Entry requirements

Find out about the admission criteria and required qualifications for the MSc in Archaeology.

Apply online

You will need to complete an online application which includes a degree certificate, transcripts and other supporting documents.

Scholarships and funding

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Fees and costs

Find out about fees and costs and our Graduate Discount Scheme.


The programme equips you to go on to advanced study, and also provides a solid foundation for a career.

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