Ancient History Program Ranking

In the Guardian University Guide 2015, Cambridge was ranked 1st for Classics and Ancient History, followed by Oxford in 2nd place and UCL in 3rd place.

Classics and Ancient History at Durham University is one of the most vibrant Classics departments in the UK. It was ranked 3rd (for the third year in a row) in the 2014 Times Good University Guide, 4th in the Guardian University Guide 2015, and 4th in the 2015 Complete University Guide.

The Department of Classics at King's College London has a track record of excellence in delivering world-class teaching and research. It was ranked 7th in the UK by The Guardian University Guide 2015.

The University of Kent was ranked 8th in UK for Classics and Ancient History, and remained in the top 20 of UK universities, according to The Guardian University Guide 2015, which ranks 116 higher education institutions in Britain using a complex algorithm that takes in data from a variety of sources.

The University of Exeter has enjoyed significant success in the 2015 Guardian University Guide. It was ranked 5th for Classics and Ancient History. Overall, Exeter was rated 12th out of 116 UK higher education institutions in the 2015 Guide, maintaining last year’s position.