Department of Greek & Latin



The Department of Greek and Latin offers a broad range of BA, MA and PhD programmes, as well as opportunities for lifelong learning.
Clio with wax tablet, photo from Rome Palazzo Massimo


Our BA Programmes provide a broad range of options to study the ancient Greek, Roman and Middle Eastern worlds, and allow you to develop your skills in analysis, organisation, and writing.

Bas relief, 3 people, Rome Palazzo Massimo

Graduate Taught

The Department is a leading international centre for graduate study and research in the ancient world. We have a thriving graduate community, with 30-40 students at any time.

Greek Monuments

Graduate Research

Find out more about our world-class research and the opportunities for you to join us as a researcher at the Department.

Old man (statue from Athens Museum)

Postdoctoral Research

The Department welcomes applications for postdoctoral research in areas which fit the Department's research profile.

Charioteer (head of statue), Delphi Museum

Current Students

Link to Moodle and information for our current undergraduate, postgraduate taught, postgraduate research and affiliate students.

UCL Octagon Gallery

Lifelong Learning

Explore the rich heritage of Greece, Rome, and the ancient Middle East on one of our modules, without enrolling as a student.

UCL Quad, Wilkins Building, summer

Summer Schools

We run a series of Summer Schools throughout July and August, including Classics, Homer, and Ancient Philosophy.

Greek Goddess

Visiting (Affiliate) Students

The Department welcomes visiting students (undergraduate and graduate) from around the world.