Modes and duration
- Full-time: 3 years
- Part-time: 5 years
Tuition Fees (2015/16)
- £4,635 (FT) £2,315 (PT)
- £16,690 (FT) £8,500 (PT)
A Master's degree in a relevant discipline (pass of 70% or better including 70% in the dissertation) from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.
English language requirement: Good
If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.
International applicants can find out the equivalent qualification for their country by selecting from the list below.
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Equivalent qualifications for Algeria
Three Wolfson Postgraduate Scholarships in the Humanities will be available for PhD students starting in 2014 in the area of literature, language and history.
Competitive applications for AHRC awards for MPhil/PhD study may be made via the Institute of Archaeology. The admissions deadline for those wishing to be considered for AHRC funding is likely to be early December. Please contact the institute for details.
More scholarships are listed on the scholarships website
Top career destinations for this degree
- British Museum, Deputy National Finds Advisor, 2011,
- University of Cape Town, Director of Global Projects, 2011,
- Initiative for Heritage Conservancy, Visiting Research Fellow, 2011,
- UCL, Research Assistant, 2011,
- Swansea University Egypt Centre, Curator, 2011,
The Institute of Archaeology has strong links with numerous organisations and universities both internationally and within London and the UK including: British Museum: English Heritage, UNESCO, the Wellcome Trust, the UK Arts Council, numerous national park services across the globe. We host several centres including Centre for Applied Archaeology, International Centre for Chinese Heritage and Archaeology and Centre for Museums, Heritage and Material Culture Studies.
Why study this degree at UCL?
Student / staff ratios › 60 staff › 263 taught students › 130 research students
Department: Institute of Archaeology
"The UCL Institute of Archaeology is the largest and one of the most highly regarded centres for archaeology, cultural heritage and museum studies in Britain."
Dr Rodney HarrisonSubject: Archaeology MPhil/PhD
Application and next steps
Students are advised to apply as early as possible due to competition for places. Those applying for scholarship funding (particularly overseas applicants) should take note of application deadlines.
Who can apply?
For more information see our Applications page.Apply now