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See our Frequently Asked Questions page for further information

Eligibility and Admission

The University of Warwick operates an Equal Opportunities Policy and values Diversity; it welcomes applications from people of all backgrounds. The Centre for Cultural Policy Studies aims to welcome a diverse cohort each year to enhance the learning opportunity for all students.

You will need to have, or be expecting to obtain, a first or upper second class honours bachelor's degree from a UK university or an equivalent qualification from an overseas university. Ideally your degree should be in an arts, humanities, media or business related subject.

In your written application you will need to demonstrate that you are able to meet the intellectual demands of the course, and are interested in developing a professional or academic career that relates to your chosen degree programme.

If English is not your first language you must demonstrate that you have oral and written fluency in English.

Preference will be given to candidates who have achieved a minimum of Band B at the point of application. For accepted tests and required scores please refer to


Applying to the Course

You will find full details of the application procedure and a link to the online application form on the Postgraduate Admissions Office website. We encourage you to apply as early as possible.

If you are short-listed for a place on the course, you may be invited to attend an interview or to complete additional tasks to satisfy the course selection panel of your suitability for the course. If you are made an offer a deposit is required to secure your place. This deposit will be taken from your course fee.

Supporting documents

All forms and documents must be sent to Postgraduate Admissions Office as we do not accept forms or documents directly at the Centre for Cultural and Media Policy Studies.

Postgraduate Admissions Office
University House
University of Warwick


If your query is regarding supporting documents, deposits or visa issues please contact the Postgraduate Admissions Team directly:

For all other general enquiries regarding the MA study please contact the administrative team at the Centre for Cultural and Media Policy Studies.

Centre for Cultural and Media Policy Studies
School of Creative Arts, Performance and Visual Cultures
Millburn House
University of Warwick
Coventry CV4 7HS

Tel: +44 (0) 024 765 28424
Fax: +44 (0) 024 765 24446

Academic Queries

All other academic related queries concerning the content of the course should be directed to the Admissions Tutor:

MA Creative and Media Enterprises
Ms Ruth Leary
Tel: +44 (0) 24 765 74338
Fax: +44 (0) 24 765 24446
MA Global Media and Communication
Professor Joanne Garde-Hansen
Tel: + 44 (0) 24 765 50931
Fax: +44 (0) 24 765 24446
MA International Cultural Policy and Management
Dr Maria Barrett
Tel: + 44 (0) 24 765 24912
Fax: +44 (0) 24 765 24446
MA Arts, Enterprise and Development
Dr Lee Martin
Tel: + 44 (0) 24 765 28425
Fax: +44 (0) 24 765 24446