48 months
20760 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Classics (Hons) from University of Birmingham gives you the opportunity to plan and undertake travel to countries such as Italy and Greece to visit sites, monuments and museums of interest to you.


Classics (Hons) from University of Birmingham fits you if you are fascinated by ancient Greece and Rome, you love reading and thinking for yourself. 

Students at Classics (Hons) from University of Birmingham will:

  • explore the classical civilisations of Greece and Rome, as well as of Egypt, Ancient Western Asia and the Byzantine Empire, in a range of optional modules.
  • encounter the classical world in all its diversity and explore its literature, culture, religion and history, and the many ways in which classical antiquity lives on in our world today.
  • gain expertise in both Greek and Latin and, by reading in the original languages, 
  • be able to understand Greek and Latin texts in greater depth.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Greek World 
  • The Roman World 
  • Greek
  • Latin 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Number of A levels required: 3
  • Typical offer: ABB
  • Required subjects and grades: A level Latin at grade B, or GCSE Latin, Greek, or a Modern Language at grade 7 is required.General Studies: Accepted.
  • IB Diploma: 6,5,5 in Higher level subjects plus 32 points overall.
  • BTEC qualifications
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20760 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20760 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Birmingham

765 - 1134 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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