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Outstanding Student Contribution Award

Congratulations to Simon Collier, who was presented with an Outstanding Student Contribution Award at the Winter Degree Congregation. During his undergraduate and postgraduate studies, Simon has volunteered many hours of his time to work with young people, and is now working in a primary school in London.

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Michael Scott on Why Study Classics at Warwick
" You get to understand a world that has fundamentally influenced our own, so when you study Classics you don't just study the past, you actually also study our own world as it is around us right now."
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Classics Department Postgraduate Open Day

Come along to our Postgraduate Open Day in November to find out about our courses, how to maximise your chances of gaining doctoral funding, and to meet current postgraduates and staff.

Making Classics Matter

The Department of Classics is passionately committed to encouraging as wide an audience as possible to engage with the study of the Classical world. In addition to our video and audio podcasts, we run a series of engagement, outreach and widening participation activities, including our annual drama festival.

Ranked 4th in the UK by The Times Good University Guide and the Guardian University Guide 2015.


The Classics Department at Warwick is one of the best in the UK. Our international reputation rests on our innovative and intensive teaching, and on research which continues to open up new aspects of Greco-Roman antiquity and its importance in later history. Find out more about us.


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