M.Phil. in Cuneiform Studies

Sumerian tablet photograph

Sumerian cuneiform tablet. Southern Iraq c. 2300 BC. Ashmolean Museum. Photo: Ashmolean Museum.

For information on the MPhil in Cuneiform Studies, including the selection criteria and resources available for the course, you should first consult the course page. Information on how to apply can be found in the University's Application Guide.


Sphinx photograph

Sphinx. Tell Halaf, Syria 9th century BC. National Museum of Aleppo, reconstruction. Photo: Philip Binns.

Further information can also be found in the Course Handbook, available here as a pdf. The Course Handbook is a comprehensive introduction to all aspects of the M.Phil. in Cuneiform Studies.