Department of Greek & Latin

MA Induction 2015

:: The MA in Classics 
:: The MA in the Reception of the Classical World

Director of the MA programme for 2015-16: Prof. Maria Wyke

Welcome to UCL! There is a Common Room for postgraduate students in the Department of Greek and Latin.


a) Maps of the main Bloomsbury campus of UCL

b) Find useful information about your first few weeks at UCL

... and the New Students' Guide to UCL

c) The International Students Orientation Programme 2015 runs from Monday 23 September – Friday 27 September.

  • Monday 28 September

2:00 - 5.00 Professor Maria Wyke (MA Tutor) available for individual consultation: Gordon House 1st floor, Room 104.  Please book a convenient slot on the sign-up sheet on her office door (Room 104).

  • Tuesday 29 September

12:00 Meeting for all new MA students: Prof. Maria Wyke

2:00 - 5.30 MA Course Fair, Senate House Chancellor’s Hall: programme here

  • Wednesday 30 September

9.00-12.00 and 14.30-16.00

Professor Wyke(MA Tutor) will meet students individually to discuss course choices (Gordon House). Please sign up for a time-slot in Gordon House. Please use the sign-up sheet on her door (Room 104, 1st floor, Gordon House).  All students need to complete the MA course selection form and return it to the Departmental Office (Room G05, ground floor, Gordon House).

14:45-18:00 UCL Library Tours. Students will tour the library in groups. The groups will be announced at the meeting for new students.

5:30-7:00 Reception for postgraduate students and staff (room tbc)

  • Thursday 25 September

11.00 Information Systems Induction: J Z Young Lecture Theatre.

14:00-16:00 Professor Wyke (MA Tutor) available for final consultation on course choices (Gordon House). Please sign up for a time-slot in Gordon House (sign-up sheet on door of Room 104, 1st floor, Gordon House).  Please see MA Student Tutorial Form.

17:00: Deadline for the submission of course choices.

If you wish to take a KCL or RHUL course, you need to complete the appropriate KCL or RHUL intercollegiate form and return it asap to the Departmental Office (Room G05, ground floor, Gordon House).

  • Monday 5 October

MA classes begin

  • Friday 9 October

14.00 - 15.30: MA Classics core course (M950). First meeting: tbc. Programme for the term here >>


TERM DATES 2015-16

  • First term: Mon. 28 September - Fri. 18 December
  • Second term: Mon. 11 January - Weds. 23 March
  • Deadline for MA course-work to be submitted: 5pm, Monday 1 June 2016
  • MA dissertation presentations (all MA students): Thursday 2 June 2016 (9am - 2pm)
  • Friday 3 June (5:30 - 7pm): end of year postgraduate party (Gordon Square)
  • Deadline for MA dissertations to be submitted: 15 September 2016

N.B. Term dates at KCL and RHUL are slightly different: it is your responsibility to check teaching dates if you take a course at these Colleges.


  • Western churches: 27 March 2016
  • Eastern churches: 1 May 2016

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