Taught course

Cultural Policy and Management

Sheffield Hallam University · Arts and Cultural Management

Entry requirements

Normally a degree (2.1 or above) or equivalent in any discipline. Professional qualifications and relevant experience will also be taken into account. All suitable candidates will be considered and offered an interview. Overseas applicants from countries whose first language is not English must normally produce evidence of competence in English. An IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills (or equivalent) is the standard for non-native speakers of English.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

If you are a manager in a cultural organisation or would like to gain the skills needed to move into this area in the UK or overseas, this course is ideal for you. Study of policy, strategy and management in cultural organisations gives you the skills and knowledge needed to develop your career in this specialist area.

• Develop your qualifications and move into the cultural sector in the UK and internationally.
• Study specialist topics covering the policy, strategy and management of cultural organisations.
• Apply for an AHRC bursary if you are a UK and EU student.
• Enjoy flexibility with full-time and part-time options for study.

Information for international students

Please visit our website at http://www.shu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit http://www.shu.ac.uk/international/scholarships-bursaries to find out more.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
36 months


part time
24 months


part time
8 months

Course contact details

Faculty of ACES
0114 225 5555
0114 225 3161