Doctoral study in Greek

Why study with us?

You can undertake advanced study of literary texts in Ancient Greek.

As a doctoral candidate, you'll benefit from: financial support for research expenses through PReSS funding; high-calibre supervision practices; and the networks and expertise of our world-class academic researchers.

Research opportunities

We welcome PhD research proposals in areas such as:

  • Drama
  • Epic and lyric poetry
  • Historiography
  • Philosophy and rhetoric

Our people

Members of our academic staff are known nationally and internationally for their expertise in Ancient Greek language and literary texts.

Scholarships and awards

There are several scholarships you may be eligible for when you decide to pursue your PhD in Greek:

Help and advice

For help with enrolling in your PhD you can contact the Arts Students' Centre.

If you would like to discuss your plans for your doctoral research you can contact our PhD Adviser.

Apply for doctoral study