24 months
12927 CAD/year
5772 CAD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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Classics from Queen's University will further enhance your passion for the ancient world and provide global opportunities for field experience at archaeological sites.


Classics from Queen's University fosters congenial working relations, our students receive individual attention and support and are provided with many opportunities to engage fully in class discussions and mini-conferences.  Funding opportunities are available to allow students to present their research at external conferences, enabling them to develop professional networks within the greater Classics community.  Our students also have opportunities to travel to and participate in faculty-supervised archaeological excavations in Italy and Bulgaria, providing hands-on experience in an international setting.


With coveted transferable skills (effective communications, critical thinking, problem solving), our graduates have gone on to successful careers in academia, museums, libraries, art galleries and archaeological excavation as well as in government, business, law, and medicine.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Greek epigraphy; 
  • Greek religion; 
  • Greek colonies; 
  • Etruscans
  • Latin and Greek poetry,
  • Greek literature
  • Early Imperial Senators, Roman Gaul, Latin Epigraphy.
  • Ancient science and epistemology
  • Roman archaeology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
B+ (recommended)

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • For international students, if required, a TOEFL total score of at least 550 (paper-based) or TOEFL iBT minimum scores of: writing (24/30); speaking (22/30); reading (22/30); listening (20/30), for a total of 88/120. Applicants must have the minimum score in each test as well as the minimum overall score.
  • Normally a 4-year bachelor degree in Classics (or equivalent, e.g. History) with first-class or high second-class (B+) standing
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • Application Fee
  • Language Requirements

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12927 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12927 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    5772 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5772 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Kingston

1015 - 1615 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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