University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

History of Art

The department of history of art welcomes applications from graduates to undertake research towards a PhD. Our research degree offers the opportunity for independent research under the supervision of a departmental member of staff. The research is undertaken entirely by the candidate on their own, with regular supervisions on progress with their supervisor.

Entry requirements

MPhil or MA degree in history of art or a related discipline.

Course modules

Research topics include: Medieval; early modern; modern and contemporary art; and architecture as well as topics involving critical theory and gender.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time £ 7,362 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
PhD Full-time £ 19,017 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cambridge University Cambridge CB2 1TN East of England

Key information

Telephone number: 
01223 760606