Postgraduate options in Classics

MA in Classics

Our MA in Classics is a one-year course that combines seminar modules designed to orient students towards independent research and language modules in Latin and Greek at all levels. The MA programme will develop further the skills acquired at undergraduate level and prepare students for potential PhD research.

MA in Medieval Studies

Staff in Classics contribute to the interdisciplinary MA in Medieval Studies, a one-year programme offering training in the cultures and languages of the Middle Ages, with particular reference to the Latinate tradition, palaeography and manuscript studies.

PhD and Postdoctoral Research

We welcome contact from qualified individuals interested in undertaking PhD and Postdoctoral research. NUI Galway offers world-class facilities in its recently opened Hardiman Research Building (below) and a lively and welcoming research community. We will be more than happy to discuss your ideas and advise on  practicalities.

Hardiman Research Building