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BA Classical Studies
Examine classical myths, legends and literature and gain specialist research skills.

BA Classical Studies / Overview

Year of entry: 2017

Degree awarded
3 years
Typical A-level offer
Grades ABB-BBB, not including Gen Studs. A-level subjects will normally include at least one essay-based subject (ie. where at least 60% of the assessed material is essay work).
Typical International Baccalaureate offer

32 points overall (core points accepted). 6,5,5 at Higher Level. See A-levels for subject entry requirements.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants

Approx 30 places / 180 applicants

How to apply
Apply through UCAS

Course overview

  • You are fascinated by the myths and legends of the classical world
  • You want to study classical literature throughout your degree
  • You are looking to develop independent research skills
Classics and Ancient History


Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2017 will be £9,250, subject to government regulations on fee increases. Future inflationary increases will be applied to each subsequent year of the course, subject to government regulations on fee increases. Tuition fees for international students will be £17,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Contact name
Katie Cowey
+44 (0)161 306 1252
+44 (0)161 275 3098
Academic department overview

See: About us

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