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Postgraduate study

The postgraduate environment in the History of Art department is a vibrant and stimulating one. We offer a range of taught and research-based programmes which will deepen and extend your academic interests and allow you to pursue specialist work in your preferred areas of inquiry. Our courses will help you to develop skills that not only enable intellectual and personal development but are also transferable and marketable, enhancing employment possibilities in related fields such as academia, arts administration, the art market, curating, teaching and journalism. With staff expertise spanning the medieval to the contemporary, we are able to offer research supervision for a wide range of topics, while our unique MA programme benefits from the department's teaching base in Venice, and from our strong expertise in Italian art.

Taught degrees

Research degrees

Contacts and further information

If you would like further information on postgraduate study in the department you can contact Professor Lorenzo Pericolo, the department's Director of Graduate Studies (

PhD Studentship available NOW

Applications are invited for a full-time PhD studentship on the responses to the Medieval in art, architecture and heritage

A small number of limited Department bursaries may be

available for entry in 2019/20. All PhD applicants will automatically be considered for an award which will be based on academic merit.

There are several other funding opportunities for postgraduate students at Warwick: check our "Fees and Funding" page for information.