Facilities and Staff
The UCL Institute of Archaeology provides a stimulating environment for postgraduate study, with over 290 registered Masters students and 120 MPhil/PhD students - see for further details. 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.
- Jeremy Tanner specialises in classical and comparative art, with a particular interest in the comparative sociology of Greek and Chinese art. He has written or edited books entitled The Sociology of Art, The Invention of Art History in Ancient Greece, and Arts' Agency.
- A series of other staff make major contributions or coordinate art courses, including Corinna Riva, Julia Shaw and Wang Tao.
- A list of the funding opportunities available for students taking taught Masters programmes is provided by the Student Funding Office.
- UK and EU students who intend to enrol for this degree are eligible to apply for Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) funding.
While you are here
After you leave
- Some recent graduates of the programme have continued on to do PhDs while others have developed careers in museums, other professional cultural heritage organisations, as well as art and archaeology-related publishing and television.
Further Information and Application Forms
- Applications are normally accepted any time from 1st November to 1st August unless there are no longer any places available, however please note that this course will not run 2013/14 as Dr Jeremy Tanner will be on Sabbatical.
- For further details, please email Jeremy Tanner, or the Institute of Archaeology's Graduate Admissions Tutor.