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Inter-University Master's Degree in Applied Classical Archaeology. Research and Transfer - 15th edition

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Language of instruction
Catalan/Spanish. Occasional seminars in English, French or Italian.

Face-to-face classes take place once or twice per week from September to January.

Check the timetable for the academic course 2023-24.

Course date

From beginning of October to end of June

Academic coordinator
Dra. Diana Gorostidi Pi
URV Faculty
Faculty of Arts (URV)

Face-to-face classes are held in Tarragona at the URV's Faculty of Arts and the ICAC, and two subjects are taught in Barcelona at the Faculty of Arts and Humanity of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.


(for students from the UE, Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein, Switzerland and Andorra*, or resident in Spain, price for 2023-24).

Rest of students: €2,913.

*Students with degrees from non-EU countries will be charged an academic tax of €218.15 the first time they enrol only.

Student Office
(+34) 977 77 99 44

  • Universitat Rovira i Virgili
  • ICAC
  • UAB

The Universitat Rovira i Virgili (URV), the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) and the Institut Català d'Arqueologia Clàssica (ICAC) collaborate in the organisation of the Interuniversity Master's Degree in Applied Classical Archaeology. Research and Transfer for advanced training in the application of scientific techniques and technologies to archaeology.

The Official Master's Degree in Applied Classical Archaeology. Research and Transfer is aimed at graduates in the fields of archaeology, classic studies, history of art, history, anthropology and architecture, among others, who wish to specialise in new professional fields in archaeology such as geographic information systems and artificial intelligence applied to landscape archaeology, lithic archaeometry, archaeometry applied to bioarchaeological remains and the 3D restoration of architectural remains.

Depending on the choice of second semester optional subjects, students can follow a specific academic curriculum focused on:

  1. Landscape archaeology
  2. Archaeology of architecture
  3. Archaeology of cultural material

Since 2006, the three institutions that organise the master's degree, the URV, the UAB and the ICAC, have combined their expertise and highly qualified academic teams to provide specialized training in Classical Archaeology.

  • AQU Classical Archaeology
  • FLL AQU institutional accreditation
  • IQAS certification FLL

An updated perspective of Classical Archaeology.

Participating universities

  • Universitat Rovira i Virgili (coordinating university)
  • Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona