A Masters degree in art history or a related discipline such as history, architecture, English, archaeology, anthropology or cultural studies, and proof of engagement with art history at an advanced level.
Months of entry
January, October, April
- PhD in Art History
- MPhil in Art History
From world-leading research to our radical approach to the histories of art, from exceptional links with museums and galleries to Brighton’s distinctive arts culture – you’ll find Sussex a truly exceptional place to work on your research project.
We offer research supervision in the history of art and architecture, including:
- the history of the visual arts and architecture of western Europe in the early modern and modern periods
- Byzantine art
- Renaissance art
- 18th-century art
- art and empire
- British and North American art of the 20th century
- contemporary visual culture, especially photography.
For further information visit the postgraduate study page.
Information for international students
English language requirements
Standard level (IELTS 6.5, with not less than 6.0 in each section)
English Language Support
Don’t have the English language level for your course? Find out more about our pre-sessional courses.
Additional information for international students
We welcome applications from all over the world. Find out about international qualifications suitable for our Masters courses.
Visas and Immigration
Fees and funding
Please visit our website for latest fees information: Scholarships and fees
Postgraduate Masters Loan
MPhil students might be eligible for a Postgraduate Masters Loan. This is not available for students registering for a PhD.
Our aim is to ensure that every student who wants to study with us is able to despite financial barriers, so that we continue to attract talented and unique individuals.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Student Recruitment Services
- +44 (0)1273 876612