Course Description


This is a two-year programme, designed to provide graduates with in-depth study in Classics and with the skills necessary for carrying out research in the field. The study of ancient Greek or Latin is compulsory in the first year, and may be continued in the second; prior knowledge of the language is not required.

CollegeMaynooth University
Course LocationMaynooth, Kildare
Course CategoryClassical Studies, Arts & Humanities
Course QualificationMasters Degree
Awarding BodyNational University of Ireland
Course Duration2 years full-time
Course FeePOA
Entry RequirementsNormally a 2:1 in the BA degree overall with a good 2:1 in Greek and Roman Civilization or equivalent. For international students for whom English is not their first language, an English language exam certificate showing IELTS 6.5 (or equivalent) is required.
Carear PathPrepares students to study for a PhD, a necessary qualification for an academic career. In addition, employers across a wide range of professions value highly the wide range of intellectual abilities which an MA in Classics develops.
Phone(0)1 708 3692/3316
Course CodeMHF50
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Maynooth University
1 Floor School of Education
North Campus Maynooth University, Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Maynooth, Kildare
Republic of Ireland
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