36 months
19250 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This unique multidisciplinary Evolutionary Anthropology (Hons) programme from University of Liverpool is the only one of its kind available in the UK and offers an opportunity to study an in-depth programme that explores what it is to be human.

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This Evolutionary Anthropology (Hons) programme from University of Liverpool is based on the study of three major areas of evolutionary anthropology: the archaeology of human evolution, palaeoanthropology, and primatology. You can choose to study all three elements or focus on two areas and add modules in life sciences and earth sciences.

You will be required to complete four weeks of fieldwork including two weeks on our department field school at the end of Year One. In Year Two, many students work on overseas staff research excavations, currently these are based in Zambia, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Jordan, Greece, Egypt as well as the UK.

Career prospects

Archaeology, Classics, Ancient History and Egyptology degrees from Liverpool provide you with a rigorous training experience that produces graduates with an unusual breadth of knowledge.

Our graduates are well equipped for a wide variety of careers in fields as diverse as journalism, heritage management, law, the civil service, teaching, business, IT and tourism. You can also go on to undertake further study and research degrees and our past students have had marked success in gaining employment in universities and major museums, locally, nationally and internationally.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Archaeology 
  • The Origins of Humanity
  • Bioanthropology
  • Issues in Evolutionary Anthropology 
  • Animal Biodiversity 
  • Bronze Age Civilizations: Mesopotamia and the Mediterranean
  • Climate, Atmosphere and Oceans
  • Ecology and the Global Environment 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A level requirements: BBB 
  • Subject requirements: No specific subject requirements
  • BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma: BTEC applications are encouraged. We evaluate each BTEC application on its merits.
  • International Baccalaureate: 30 points, with no score less than 4
  • Irish Leaving Certificate: H2, H2, H2, H3, H3, H3

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19250 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Liverpool

556 - 1035 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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