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.
- MA in History of Art and Visual Studies – this course is made up of taught modules and a dissertation completed in one year full time or two years part-time.
- Graduate Diploma in the History of Art – this programme is ideal for those students wishing to convert to History of Art from a different subject, studied over nine months full-time or one year and nine months part-time.
Contacts and further information
If you would like further information on postgraduate study in the department you can contact Professor Michael Hatt, the department's Director of Graduate Studies (firstname.lastname@example.org).
- The competition for PhD scholarships funded by the AHRC Midlands4Cities consortium is now open. For full information, including details of how to apply, go to the Midlands4Cities website.