Entry requirements

A first or upper second (2:1) BA (Hons) degree in Art History or a related subject; or an equivalent degree; or substantial experience in an appropriate field.

A sample of critical writing may also be required.

Months of entry


Course content

Explore 21st century art history and learn about this ever-expanding discipline, marked by interdisciplinary cross-overs, varied and competing methodologies, and a huge range of objects of study that can break through the boundaries of the traditional notion of ‘art’. Study issues as diverse as authorship, subjectivity, reception studies, and cultural and gender identity. You’ll be primed to undertake art-historical investigation and a research project on a specific topic of your choice.

Information for international students

If your first language is not English then evidence of English proficiency is required.

Fees and funding

You may now be eligible for a government loan of up to £10,280 towards the cost of your masters.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24-36 months
full time
12-18 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)1752 585858