Male archaeologist wearing a beige shirt and wide brimmed hat leaning over looking into a river. The river is located at Kalambo Falls, Zambia


A long and proud history of international research in Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology.

Our specialisms include Greek and Roman literature, ancient history, Mediterranean archaeology, British prehistoric and historic archaeology, human evolution, African archaeology, Near Eastern archaeology and Egyptology. 

In the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021 Archaeology was ranked 5th in the UK. We offer post-graduates the opportunity to engage in research-led teaching across a wide range of ancient civilisations and languages, in an academically inspiring environment.