An PhD is an advanced postgraduate research degree that requires original research and the submission of a substantial dissertation of 60,000 to 100,000 words. At Birkbeck, you are initially registered...Read more
Our programmes cover a range of classical subjects. They include material culture and history, language and literature, philosophy and the history of science and medicine. We have strong links with related...Read more
Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)
This degree have no taught components, but relevant taught modules may be attended by arrangement to develop appropriate research skills, including the study of ancient and modern languages. ...Read more
A PhD or MPhil in Ancient History enables you to undertake a substantial project led by your own passions and interests.
The PhD takes three years full-time or six years part-time, and...Read more
Classics and Ancient History PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)
The Department of Classics and Ancient History offers the opportunity to carry out postgraduate research in a distinctively wide range of areas, from all the major civilisations of the ancient Mediterranean,...Read more
Our vigorous research culture spans the breadth of the Classical world with methodological strengths literature, language, history, archaeology and philosophy. ...Read more
Students will undertake research under the guidance of two supervisors and are examined exclusively by thesis. Your research should contain your own analysis and conclusions based on your personal study...Read more
Research in Classics and Ancient History at Liverpool centres on the study of ancient Greek society, culture, politics, philosophy, economy, religion and medicine, ancient Greek and Latin literature,...Read more
The DPhil takes the form of the composition of a substantial dissertation, of up to 100,000 words, based on new research on a subject of your choice. You will be appointed a supervisor or supervisors...Read more
With close guidance from a specialist of your chosen field, you will produce a substantial piece of research on this PhD.
Students work independently under the close guidance of an academic supervisor. ...Read more
Why apply for a PhD at the CMS?
Yorks Centre for Medieval Studies is the oldest interdisciplinary centre for postgraduate study of the Middle Ages in Great Britain, and it is also one of the most respected...Read more
The research topic includes : the reformation; visual and manuscript culture; community; the plays of John Lyly; medieval ecclesiastical architecture; female sexuality and transexuality; priory management;...Read more
Supervised by experts, our postgraduates encounter exciting opportunities to debate and exchange ideas, whether through our internationally-connected Research Centres or numerous seminar series. ...Read more
PhD: a research project undertaken across three years (full-time, plus a writing up period), culminating in an 80,000 word thesis. As well as having the option to audit taught units,...Read more
This programme is offered within the Department of Political Economy, and focuses on research into politics, policy-making, and government in Britain in the recent past. We understand this broadly...Read more
Sussex is well-situated for accessing an extraordinary range of resources and documentary materials.
The Keep, a world-class archival centre on our doorstep is home to the German-Jewish archives, the...Read more
The University of Edinburgh is home to one of the largest communities of medieval and Renaissance specialists in the world. With more than 70 staff actively pursuing research in this...Read more
Classics and Ancient History at Durham University belongs to the Faculty of Arts and Humanities and is one of the most vibrant Classics departments in the UK. Our academic staff specialise in a wide range...Read more
Students are registered initially for the degree of PhD (Doctor of Philosophy), although their status is probationary until the first Annual Review has taken place, normally between 12 and...Read more