All MA and Postgraduate Diploma applicants are required to have completed a BA degree or its equivalent. Applicants should demonstrate the following skills:
- The ability to perform at a postgraduate level, as indicated by academic achievement and recommendations.
- Knowledge of art history. This generally requires an undergraduate art history major or minor. In special cases, art-related work experience or exceptional exposure to art making and/or collecting will satisfy this requirement. (Applicants with insufficient art history background may be required to take coursework at the Institute or an institution of their choice that is approved by the Institute’s faculty.)
- he ability to speak, write and analyse required subject matter fluently in English.
Months of entry
The Master’s Degree in Modern and Contemporary Asian Art provides students with critical tools for understanding the growing field of Asian art.
It will enable them to appreciate how Asian art has developed in the modern and contemporary period in relation to its complex historical backdrop and artistic sensibilities for application in the professional art world.
It is anticipated that there will be an increasing need for professionals with expertise in museums, galleries, art fairs and biennials.
This MA will address this need by equipping students with skills for a high degree of employability in public and private art institutions and dealerships worldwide.
Information for international students
The Institute does require an English language Proficiency Exam for non-native English speakers. We require the following exam score for Masters and Postgraduate Diploma programmes: IELTS level 7.
Fees and funding
Scholarships and Financial Assistance are available for all Postgraduate Programmes.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Admissions Manager
- +44 (0)20 7462 3250
- +44 (0)20 7580 8160