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.

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

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Virtual reality model of the west wall of the guild chapel, Stratford-upon-Avon
Why did Shakespeare's father paint over iconic medieval murals?

Posted on Friday 2 December 2016

Kate Giles of the Archaeology Department examines paintings at the Guild Chapel, Stratford-upon-Avon


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Two world leading archaeological scientists appointed as honorary visiting professors at York

Posted on Thursday 17 November 2016

Department of Archaeology welcomes Profs. Mike Richards and Carl Heron