Institute of Archaeology


Open Days

Find out more about UCL Open Days for undergraduate and graduate students as well as department-specific events.

Undergraduate Virtual Open Days

UCL Front Quad and Portico (Copyright:@Elaine Perks 2015)

UCL Undergraduate Virtual Open Days took place in May 2022. Visit the Archaeology and Heritage Open Day subject page to watch the event recording, and access advice and guidance about applying to and studying at UCL.

Heritage BA Virtual Open Events

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Stratford (© UCL Digital Media)

Attend a Heritage BA Virtual Open Event to find out more about the new degree, take part in taster lectures, meet academic staff, and hear from current UCL Institute of Archaeology students. You will be able to ask questions during the event, or can submit them in advance to Charlotte Frearson (c.frearson@ucl.ac.uk). 

Click on the links below to book your place:

The content of both events will be the same, so you need only attend on one of the dates. 

Our new Heritage BA explores heritage as a force for positive social change, combining practical experience in the sector with a future-focused curriculum. The degree will help you understand the core theories, methods and practical skills you will need to become a become a heritage, conservation or museum professional of the future. A placement with a heritage organisation, including partners such as the National Trust and V&A, will allow you to gain hands-on experience and learn from industry experts. You will explore heritage in all its forms with a view to building a brighter future by learning from the past. Based at UCL East, the brand-new campus on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in east London, you will have access to creative and collaborative facilities, and will benefit from connections with our East Bank partners including the BBC and the V&A. To make a difference in the world of tomorrow, study Heritage. 

University Archaeology Day

Undergraduate Admissions (University Archaeology Day 2017)

An archaeology degree can open doors to all kinds of careers, and at the University Archaeology Day 2022 you can find out everything you need to know about studying this exciting subject.

IoA Graduate Virtual Open Events

UCL Institute of Archaeology (building exterior). Image: Lisa Daniel

IoA Graduate Virtual Open Events will take place between 6 December 2022 and 8 March 2023. Sessions will usually be held at 10am and 4pm (GMT) with both sessions containing the same content. Booking details are available via the links below. If you would like to talk with a degree co-ordinator to discuss the course in detail please contact Lisa Daniel who will be able to set this up for you. 

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