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Further information

Facilities and Staff

The Institute of Archaeology provides a stimulating environment for postgraduate study, with over 260 registered Masters students and 120 MPhil/PhD students and extensive facilities. Its outstanding archaeological library is complemented by University College London's main library, University of London Senate House and other specialist libraries.

The teaching staff for this degree bring together a range and depth of expertise that is arguably unparalleled at other institutions. Co-ordinating the two core course in archaeological theory are:

  • Todd Whitelaw has wide experience and interest in Aegean prehistory, archaeological method and theory, landscape archaeology, ethnoarchaeology, complex societies, settlement archaeology, and ceramic analysis. 
  • Stephen Shennan has wide experience and interest in Archaeological theory; European Neolithic and Bronze Age.
  • Co-ordinators of individual options courses can be identified from the full list of courses available in 2016-17, and their areas of expertise found on the individual staff pages.

Funding Opportunities

  • For details of Departmental funding opportunities please click here
  • A list of the funding opportunities available for students taking taught Masters programmes is provided by the Student Funding Office.

While you are here

After you leave

  • Some recent graduates of the programme have gone on to do PhDs while others have pursued an incredibly wide range of professional careers both within and beyond archaeology.

Further Information and Application Forms

  • There is no specific deadline for this degree. Applications are normally accepted anytime from 1st November to 1st August unless there are no longer any places available.
  • For further details, please email Todd Whitelaw, or the Institute of Archaeology's Graduate Admissions Tutor.

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