Research course

Art History

Aberystwyth University · School of Art

Entry requirements

Degree in relevant subject, e.g. Fine Art in one or more of drawing, illustration, painting, photography, printmaking; MA holders possibly exempt from probationary year.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The School of Art combines art practice with art history and runs degrees in both disciplines. Excellent facilities, art collections and galleries.

Department specialisms

Art Practice: Printmaking, Illustration, Photography; Art History: 19th- and 20th-century Britain, Europe, USA; History of Printmaking, Photography, Illustration, Women's Art, Museum Studies, Art in Wales.

Information for international students

Please see our website for more information.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

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Qualification and course duration


part time
60 months
full time
36 months

Further details of qualification

School of Art is located 1/2mile off-campus. PhD candidates register for MPhil and transfer to PhD after probationary year subject to satisfactory progress.

Course contact details

Prof. John Harvey
+44 (0)1970 622460