York is the one of the leading centres for archaeological teaching in the UK

York is the one of the leading centres for archaeological teaching in the UK

Study a postgraduate degree in York, the heritage capital of Britain

Study a postgraduate degree in York, the heritage capital of Britain

Join a friendly department with a strong sense of community based in the heart of historic York

Join a friendly department with a strong sense of community based in the heart of historic York

The department has a strong international outlook, researching archaeology around the globe

The department has a strong international outlook, researching archaeology around the globe 

 A postgraduate degree from York is highly sought after in heritage and archaeological professions

A postgraduate degree from York is highly sought after in heritage and archaeological professions

The Department of Archaeology at the University of York is one of the best places for postgraduate study in Archaeology, Heritage or Conservation. It is the second largest Archaeological teaching Centre in the UK and offers an unrivalled diversity of MSc and MA degree courses.

York is the heritage capital of Britain with probably the largest per capita population of Archaeologists, Conservators and Heritage professionals anywhere in the world. Based in the heart of the city, you are within easy access to important and iconic historic buildings dating from the Roman period and to the beautiful county of Yorkshire which is rich in archaeological treasures. 


Archaeology Postgraduate Induction programme 2014 (PDF  , 171kb)


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 To find out more about studying for a MSc, MA or PhD please contact us stating which course and subject area you are interested in or contact the relevant course director. We look forward to hearing from you.

 

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News

Viking ring fort
York archaeologist maps new Viking ring fortress

Posted on Monday 15 September 2014

Helen Goodchild used geophysical techniques to verify and map the extent of the newly discovered Viking ring fortress in Denmark.


New Environment Building construction works start

Posted on Friday 12 September 2014

Construction works have started on the new Environment Building, due to open in August of 2015