Department of Archaeology

Archaeology: learning, teaching, research

Providing world-class expertise on a wide range of ages, places and topics, we offer innovative and stimulating learning and research opportunities. We provide a wide range of resources, including laboratories and the Digital Humanities Centre.

Our staff are involved in archaeological projects in the UK and overseas, and students are frequently invited to participate.

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Midlands3Cities Nottingham Masters Studentships

We have14 Research Preparation Masters studentships for study commencing September 2015. These awards are available to outstanding students from the UK and EU who wish to pursue a Masters degree (MA or MRes) at the University of Nottingham in any area of the Arts and Humanities and areas eligible for AHRC funding in Law and Social Sciences.
Being Human programme available for download

Being Human programme available for download

Events at venues across Nottingham and Eastwood as part of the UK's first national festival of humanities 15-23 November. Full programme now available for download.

Unconditional offers for high achieving undergraduate applicants

The University of Nottingham will make unconditional offers to high achieving undergraduate applicants for entry in 2015. Applicants must have high A Level predictions, excellent AS Level results (where certificated) and excellent GCSE profiles. Offers made to these applicants will then be made unconditional if Nottingham is accepted as the applicant's firm choice.

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Our next events

Being Human Festival

15 - 23/11/2014
Nottingham city-wide venues
The UK's first national festival of the humanities is coming to Nottingham; join in activities across the city relating to the themes of Heroes and Villains, exploring Nottingham's tradition of subversion and rebellion. The festival is funded and led by the School of Advanced Study, in partnership with the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the British Academy.

Being Human Festival: Being Arthur

22 - 23/11/2014
Assume a character from Sillitoe's Saturday Night and Sunday Morning and join in the world's first 24-hour 'street tweet' of a film script.

Faculty of Arts postgraduate open day

Learn more about our extensive range of masters and research courses available in the Faculty of Arts

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Department of Archaeology

University of Nottingham
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Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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