Institute of Classical Studies conducts the research on the language, literature, history and culture of the Ancient Greeks and Romans.

Ongoing research in the Institute of Classical Studies includes:


  • Ancient Greek literature (Greek epic, ancient Greek drama and theatre, early Greek philosophical literature, ancient poetics and rhetoric, the Second Sophistic movement)
  • Roman literature (Augustian poetry, Roman historiography)
  • Latin literature of the Middle-Ages, Renaissance, and Modern Times
  • Old Christian literature (New Testament literature and Early Christian writers)
  • Ancient and general Linguistics