Graduate School

MSc in Ancient History

From the history of the Greek and Roman worlds, to Hellenistic history and Late Antiquity, our diverse expertise will enable you to choose a specialised path or to pursue a more interdisciplinary programme.

Programme description

Study ancient history at an advanced level and develop your interest in the ancient world, whilst receiving excellent preparation for further graduate research.

Programme structure

This programme is modular, designed to allow both breadth of coverage and specialisation.

Resources

The University possesses excellent resources for the study of the Ancient World.

Postgraduate community

As a postgraduate student you will join a vibrant scholarly community and enjoy our modern student-focussed facilities, set in the heart of Edinburgh.

Entry requirements

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

Apply online

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

Scholarships and funding

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Fees and costs

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Careers

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Contact us

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