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Classical Studies degrees abroad

Classical studies explores the culture, language, and history of ancient civilizations. You’ll research and critically analyze historic periods to understand how they’ve shaped modern society.

The legacies of ancient classical worlds exist in many countries. By studying classical studies, you’ll learn how the traditions, beliefs, and works of ancient people influence the way we live today.

Studying classical studies abroad is a great opportunity to gain a deep and authentic experience of the subject. You’ll have the chance to immerse yourself in the local culture and you’ll also have access to historic cities, museums, and sites.

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Classical Studies program structure

You can study classical studies at undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctorate levels. You can often study classical studies alongside other related subjects like English or philosophy as part of a joint honors program.

A bachelor's degree in classical studies takes three to four years to complete, depending on where you study. Some courses include a placement year which allows you to work or study abroad.

As a postgraduate, there are many programs you can choose from. Most courses are offered as an MA or MSc and usually last one to two years. After your master’s, you can go on to study a PhD in classical studies which usually takes three to five years to complete.

As a classical studies student, you’ll spend most of your time in lectures and seminars. Assessment methods vary between universities but usually involve essays, group projects, presentations, and exams.

The modules and topics you’ll study will depend on the university you choose, but common modules include:

  • Greek and Roman mythology
  • Ancient history
  • Greek language
  • Latin language
  • Ancient Greek philosophy
  • Roman history

Classical Studies study abroad programs

Classical studies undergraduate programs

Bachelor's in classical studies

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    Ancient Greek, Latin and Classical Studies: Languages, Literatures and Cultures - BA University of South Carolina, USA

    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Duration
    4 years
    Annual tuition fee
    34,934 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 34,934 USD

    Start date
    August, January
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    Archaeology & Classics - BBA The American University of Rome, Italy

    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Duration
    4 years
    Annual tuition fee
    22,774 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 21,000 EUR

    Start date
    September, January
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    Classical Languages - BA University of Massachusetts, USA

    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Duration
    4 years
    Annual tuition fee
    36,145 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 36,145 USD

    Start date
    May, September, January, August
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    Classical Studies - BA Mount Allison University, Canada

    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Duration
    4 years
    Annual tuition fee
    14,862 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 20,210 CAD

    Start date
    September, January
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    Classical Studies - BA St. Francis Xavier University, Canada

    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Duration
    4 years
    Annual tuition fee
    16,654 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 22,646 CAD

    Start date
    September, January
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Diploma in classical studies

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    Classical Studies - Dip Langara College, Canada

    Program type
    Undergraduate diploma
    Duration
    2 years
    Annual tuition fee
    14,074 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 19,138 CAD

    Start date
    September, January, May
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Classical studies graduate programs

Master's in classical studies

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    Arts (Thesis): Classics - MA (Thesis) University of Canterbury, New Zealand

    Program type
    Master's
    Duration
    1 year
    Annual tuition fee
    19,443 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 32,000 NZD

    Start date
    May, June, July, August, September, October, November, January, February, March, April
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    Classical Studies - MA Queen's University, Canada

    Program type
    Master's
    Duration
    2 years
    Annual tuition fee
    11,153 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 15,166 CAD

    Start date
    September
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    Classics - MA Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

    Program type
    Master's
    Duration
    1 year
    Annual tuition fee
    13,774 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 22,670 NZD

    Start date
    June, July, August, September, October, November, January, February, March, April, May
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    Classical Studies - MA University of Waterloo, Canada

    Program type
    Master's
    Duration
    2 years
    Annual tuition fee
    11,319 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 15,392 CAD

    Start date
    September
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    Classics - MA Dalhousie University, Canada

    Program type
    Master's
    Duration
    2 years
    Annual tuition fee
    13,639 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 18,546 CAD

    Start date
    September, January, May
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Doctorate in classical studies

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    Classics - PhD University of Canterbury, New Zealand

    Program type
    Doctorate
    Duration
    1 year
    Annual tuition fee
    4,313 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 7,099 NZD

    Start date
    May, June, July, August, September, October, November, January, February, March, April
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Diploma in classical studies

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    Classics - GDip Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada

    Program type
    Postgraduate diploma
    Duration
    1 year
    Annual tuition fee
    4,699 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 6,390 CAD

    Start date
    September
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Future classical studies careers

A degree in classical studies will give you lots of transferable skills. Many classical studies graduates have become famous authors, politicians, and journalists.

Here are some jobs where your classical studies degree will be useful:

  • Museum curator
  • Barrister
  • Solicitor
  • Heritage manager
  • Academic researcher
  • Journalist
  • Teacher
  • Banker
  • Accountant

If you’ve decided on a career, it’s a good idea to look for work experience or internships during your studies to boost your skills and experience. Your university’s career service can help you find suitable opportunities.

If you’re undecided, approach a careers advisor at your university, they’ll point you in the right direction.