Department of Greek & Latin


PhD Induction

For PhD students starting their programme in September 2021

Welcome to UCL! The Director of the PhD programme in Greek, Latin, and the Ancient Middle East is Professor Stephen Colvin.

Doctoral school Welcome events will be online this year (you can choose either 28 September or 1 October):

  1. Tuesday 21 September, 12-1.30pm (targeted at international research students):  Eventbrite link
  2. Tuesday 28 September, 10-11.30am (all new research students): Eventbrite link
  3. Friday 1 October, 2-3.30pm (all new research students): Eventbrite link
  4. For students starting in January 2022, the Doctoral School Welcome event will take place online on 17 January 2022 (11:00am-12:30pm): Eventbrite link

Gordon House (the Department of Greek and Latin) has now re-opened to students with UCL ID. You will need to wear a face covering unless you are medically exempt.
•  There is a Common Room for postgraduate students in the Department of Greek and Latin which you are welcome to use at any time.


Arrival at UCL

The academic session starts on Monday 27 September 2021: undergraduate teaching (full term) starts the following Monday.


TERM DATES 2021-22

  • First term: Mon. 27 September - Fri. 17 December 2021
  • Second term: Mon. 10 January - Fri. 25 March 2022