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Ancient History and Archaeology, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
University rank #99 (QS) Nottingham, United Kingdom
This Ancient History and Archaeology  degree at the University of Nottingham enhances your historical investigations. You will study complex societies through their texts, art and architecture. 
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This Ancient History and Archaeology (Hons) degree at the University of Nottingham  structured flexibly, allowing you to progress from key skills, theories and methods, to topic specialisation. You may take:

  • a mix of Ancient History and Archaeology modules
  • integrated Ancient History and Archaeology modules
  • Ancient Greek and Latin modules at levels appropriate to your prior language learning


You will become acquainted with a full range of theoretical, analytical and field methods in ancient history and archaeology. You will gain a broad knowledge of human culture and an in-depth understanding of some of the most exciting areas and periods of human past. 

Both ancient history and archaeology are broad interdisciplinary subject that allows you to develop a wide range of professional skills. Our graduates enter a wide variety of careers, including:

  • heritage, museum and archaeology sectors
  • central and local government
  • publishing and journalism

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Communicating the Past
  • Britain in the Later Roman Empire (c. 250-450)
  • The World of the Etruscans
  • Animals in the Ancient World
  • The Peloponnesian War
  • Writing History in Ancient Rome
  • Religion and the Romans

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • A level offer: ABB
  • IB score 32

Tuition Fee

  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Nottingham

  • 583 - 980 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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