At the undergraduate level, most anthropology courses in the UK focus on social and cultural anthropology and/or biological anthropology. Some programmes will also include courses in archaeology, forensics, or material culture. For a quick reference guide, take a look at this grid to find out what each university has to offer. This grid is intended to give a general overview of the major areas that are covered within the degree. The following is a list universities in Britain, which offer undergraduate programmes in anthropology.





University of Aberdeen




University of Birmingham




Bournemouth University



University of Bradford


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University of Bristol  


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Brunel University




University of Cambridge




 University of Central Lancashire


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University of Dundee




Durham University




University of East Anglia has several BA programmes including: 

BA in International Development with Anthropology and Politics

BA in Archaeology, Anthropology and Art History


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University of East London  

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University of Edinburgh



University of Essex




University of Exeter 




Goldsmiths University of London




University of Hull




University of Kent




London School of Economics


       Manchester University
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University of Oxford




Oxford Brookes University


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 Queen's University Belfast


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Roehampton University




 School of Oriental and African Studies




University of St. Andrews 



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University of Sussex




University College London 




University of Wales, Trinity Saint David




Liverpool John Moores University offers the following programmes:

BSc (Hons) Forensic Anthropology

BSc (Hons) Forensic Anthropology with Foundation Year




Oxford Brookes University


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University of Southampton





Disclaimer: The website aims to provide accurate and up-to-date information on external study programmes. However, the RAI cannot guarantee the acuracy of the information or its completeness. Students are advised to check with the institution's website and admission tutors as programmes and provisions change over time.