M.A. On Campus

Reception of the Classical World

12 months
26600 GBP/year
12900 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Reception of the Classical World MA at the University College London (UCL) makes extensive use of the unique features of UCL: its central location, diverse international expertise, interdisciplinary outlook, and close relationship with its sister classics departments in Royal Holloway and Kings College. 


About this Degree

We provide research tours of nearby research resources, such as the British Museum, the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes, Sir John Soane's Museum, and the British Film Institute. Our Reception of the Classical World MA at the University College London (UCL) is taught by highly experienced staff from within and outside our department. 

Students have the opportunity to select courses from a very large range - from within our department, from other departments in UCL, and from the intercollegiate MA programme in Classics. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Approaches to the Reception of the Classical World
  • Ancient Rome on Film: From the 1950's to the 21st Century
  • Classical Athens in Modern Political Theory
  • Greek Drama
  • Latin for Research
  • Greek Papyrology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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    • We recommend you apply as soon as possible. The programme may remain open if places are still available and will be closed as soon as it is full or by 30 June.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of an upper second-class Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26600 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    12900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12900 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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