Department of Classics and Archaeology

Research - Classics and Archaeology

Nottingham is a research-led University; in the Department of Classics and Archaeology we combine theoretically informed research with cutting-edge scientific techniques and facilities to advance our knowledge of past societies.

Our students play a significant role in contributing to, and maintaining the momentum of our research activities.

Research Excellence Framework (REF)

The REF is the system for assessing the quality of research in UK higher education institutions.

  • Archaeology - 96% of research is rated of international standard
  • Classics - ranked joint 4th for world-leading research.

Full REF information

I enjoy the way in which we work across disciplines in the Department of Classics and Archaeology: with colleagues at hand specialising in all aspects of the past, we can help you to develop and pursue innovative research ideas

 Katharina Lorenz, Professor of Classical Art and Archaeology


We are fully compliant with the University's research ethics guidelines. 

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Department of Classics and Archaeology

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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