University of Bristol

History of Art

The Department of History of Art offers a broad-based master's programme, which enables you to study a range of periods and approaches before specialising for your dissertation. The MA draws on the research strengths of all members of the department, which includes specialists in medieval, Renaissance and modern art. We aim to help you develop an informed understanding of the main strands of art history, as practised in Europe and North America. We also offer curatorial units in collaboration with external museum partners, through which you will learn to research and catalogue museum collections and to mount exhibitions. Our students are drawn from a variety of backgrounds. Some have undergraduate degrees in art history, others do not, and some are working artists. Studying for this MA is a chance to become part of a thriving academic community, with a sizeable and close-knit student body and a lively programme of research and social events.

Entry requirements

MA: An upper second-class honours degree (or international equivalent). Non-traditional qualifications/routes may also be considered. See international equivalent qualifications on the International Office website.

Sponsorship information

Funding and studentship opportunities are listed on the Faculty of Arts funding pages. (http://www.bristol.ac.uk/arts/study/postgraduate/funding/)

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2019 8,300 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 8,300 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 8,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 8,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 18,400 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 8,300 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 1 Years
MA Full-time September 2019 8,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 4,150 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 4,150 per Year 1 (EU) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 4,150 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 4,150 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 4,150 per Year 1 (England) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Clifton Campus BS8 1TH South West

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