Applicants usually require a Masters degree in Art History. More usually, students apply to enter the MPhil degree following completion of the coursework for the MLitt (2 semesters) if satisfactory progress has been made and a suitable research topic is agreed upon with a prospective supervisor.
Months of entry
The school aims to deliver first-rate teaching and research in a distinctive range of areas within the history of art.
PhD students are initially registered as General Research Students for a probationary period of twelve months. After a progress review, which includes the submission of a substantive piece of written work for evaluation, students are registered for the PhD.
Italian Renaissance Art; Museum Studies; Medieval Art; Russian Art and Architecture; 19th- and 20th-century British and European Art; Scottish Studies; British Architecture; History of Photography
Information for international students
Students whose first language is not English are required to sit an appropriate test and achieve IELTS overall 7.0 or equivalent
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Secretary
- 01334 462414
- 01334 464201