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Archaeology

Director of Studies    Dr Corinne Roughley (Hughes Hall)
Division website    http://www.arch.cam.ac.uk
Undergraduate admissions    http://www.cam.ac.uk/admissions/undergraduate/
Course information    http://www.undergraduate.study.cam.ac.uk/courses/archaeology
Further enquiries   

admissions@st-edmunds.cam.ac.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

Undergraduate Study

BA Archaeology Tripos

Course Overview

2017 sees the launch of the University's new Archaeology tripos. The degree encompasses multiple tracks: Archaeology, Biological AnthropologyAssyriology and Egyptology.  You can specialise in your chosen track already in Year 1, or combine them in Year 1 and specialise from Year 2.

There is further information about the course on the University and Division webpages.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific subject requirements requested by the College.

Please note that we would ask you to submit at least one piece of recent written work (preferably marked) with your application.  Please contact the Admissions Office for a cover sheet.

At-Interview Assessment

All applicants will be asked to sit an assessment on the day they attend their interview in College.  The assessment will last no longer than an hour, and will be comparable to the pre interview test taken by standard age applicants.  Information about the pre-interview tests for Archaeology, specimen papers and a specification can be found on the University Archaeology webpage under 'Entry Requirements'