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Department of Archaeology


The Department of Archaeology offers a range of taught Masters Programmes (MPhil) as well as an outstanding environment for independent research leading to the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). The Archaeology Programme at Cambridge has been ranked number one overall in the UK for the fifth year in a row by the independent Complete University Guide

Both require application through the Graduate Admission Office of the University of Cambridge. Graduate Admissions provide further information to potential national and international applicants on entry requirements, fees and funding for Postgraduate Study in their Research Degrees section.

For application procedures specific to the study of Archaeology at postgraduate level, please consult the MPhil and PhD sections; for further questions, please contact the Department's Graduate Administrator or consult the University of Cambridge Postgraduate Guide 2020.

For more information on both general funding opportunities and funding opportunities specific to Archaeology at Cambridge please see the Funding for Postgraduate Students section.




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University Graduate Admissions