Department of Greek & Latin



The Department of Greek & Latin (Classics) offers a variety of interdisciplinary Undergraduate, Graduate Taught and Graduate Research Programmes, as well as opportunities for lifelong learning.

Use the links below to explore study options with the department, which include classical literature, culture and history.

UCL student in the Main Quad


Our BA Programmes provide a broad mix of Classics and the Ancient World, and allow you to develop your skills in analysis, organisation, writing and presentation.

UCL Portico Statue

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 40-50 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.

Athena Greek God

Postdoctoral Research

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

UCL Octagon Gallery

Lifelong Learning

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

UCL Main Quad

Summer Schools

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

Greek Goddess

Visiting (Affiliate) Students

The Department welcomes visiting students (Undergraduate and Graduate) from around the world. We offer a wide range of courses both in Greek & Latin and in translation. Find out more. 

Oedipus Rex Classical Play

Current Students

Useful information for our current students, including links to Moodle for timetabling.