Taught course

Curatorial Practice

University for the Creative Arts · General Art, Design and Media

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (normally 2:1 or above) or equivalent qualification in your chosen subject or a related discipline, and/or; Relevant work experience, demonstrating your ability to study at postgraduate level. A portfolio of work is also required. If your first language is not English a certificate is required as evidence that you have an average IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent. Consideration will be given to applicants who present a degree with a lower classification, but can make a strong case for admission in relation to a particular project

Months of entry


Course content

Our exciting new MA Curatorial Practice course has been developed in partnership with Turner Contemporary and offers the opportunity for thinking and engaging with art and issues of cultural regeneration through curatorial activity.

With a shared focus on experimental practice and vocational engagement, the course is open to curators, artists, historians, designers, architects and graduates in the humanities and has been designed to foster new and innovative approaches to curation at an advanced level.

Key study topics include:

  • Curatorial Strategies
  • Professional Curatorial Practice
  • Live Projects, Study Visits and Placements
  • Ideas in Theory & Writing
  • Contemporary Art, Visual Culture and Cultural Regeneration.

For further information see: http://webdocs.ucreative.ac.uk/MA_Curatorial_Practice-1396281000535.pdf

Visit the MA Curatorial Practice page on the University for the Creative Arts web site for more details!

Information for international students

International Students should contact the International team on: +44 (0)1252 892838 for further information and advice. Alternatively email us at: international@ucreative.ac.uk

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

01252 892 883
01252 892 913