Archaeology MA by Research


University of Exeter    Archaeology and History

Full time & Part time September, January Research Only, MA 1 Year Full Time / 2 Years Part Time
History & Archaeology (19)

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Embark on a fascinating journey of discovery with our Archaeology MA by Research programme. Delve into the rich tapestry of human history, from ancient civilizations to the recent past. Our internationally renowned department offers a wide range of research themes, including archaeology of the Americas, bioarchaeology, experimental archaeology, landscape archaeology, and material culture. Benefit from world-leading research supervision and a tailored approach to suit your needs. Immerse yourself in field-based approaches and innovative methodologies. With entry requirements including a good undergraduate degree and a relevant Masters, you'll be well-equipped to uncover hidden treasures and unlock the secrets of the past.

About the course

Our research can be grouped into the following themes 

  • Archaeology of the Americas
  • Bioarchaeology
  • Experimental archaeology 
  • Landscape archaeology 
  • Material culture and social agency
  • Wetlands, coastal and maritime landscapes

Research overview

This Research in the Archaeology Department covers human origins through to the recent past, and is characterised by theoretically informed field-based approaches and a strong commitment to methodological innovation.

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Entry Requirements

To be considered, PhD applicants need to meet the following entry requirements:

A good undergraduate degree (in the UK, at least an upper second class honours) in a relevant subject
A taught Masters degree in a relevant subject

Please visit our entry requirements section for equivalencies from your country and further information on English language requirements.




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