Archaeology at the University of Glasgow is a vibrant community of students and staff working together and in partnership with a range of heritage organisations. We deliver undergraduate, taught postgraduate and research degrees and draw upon the outstanding collections of the University’s Hunterian Museum, the City of Glasgow and Scotland’s world-famous heritage sites and archaeologically rich landscapes.
Consistently highly ranked in UK league tables and with a reputation for teaching excellence, we are:
- 1st in the UK with 100% student satisfaction (National Student Survey 2018)
- 6th in the UK in the Complete University Guide 2021
- 4th in the UK in the Guardian University Guide 2020
- 3rd in the UK in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide
The premier provider in Scotland, a key strength is our commitment to practical heritage experience and vocational training that enables our graduates to flourish in diverse future careers.
18 AprThey will research the barrow columbaria phenomenon
14 AprWednesday 21 April 2021
15 AprA worldwide team of academics are offering a new way to measure and quantify the extent humans have contributed to global climate change using archaeology, a new paper shows
World Changing Research:
Scottish Centre for War Studies and Conflict Archaeology
Subject league tables
3rd in UK
Times & Sunday Times Good University Guide [Archaeology & Forensic Science]