Classics at Cambridge isn’t just studied as a period in the past, it also looks at how classical culture, language and philosophy have affected the history of Western civilisation right up to the present day.
The Faculty of Classics is one of the most dynamic of its kind, with an exceptional reputation for teaching and research. Our course encompasses the history, culture, archaeology, art, philosophy and linguistics of classical antiquity and the study of original texts and artefacts. You can either specialise in a particular field or retain the breadth with which the course starts.
Cambridge is one of the best universities in the world, offering undergraduate degree courses (also called Triposes here) in the arts and humanities, social sciences, sciences and engineering. in 2017 in the Academic Ranking of World Universities, and QS and Times...