University of York

University of York

Conservation Studies

If you are interested in a career in heritage or historic building conservation, the conservation studies course at York gives you the theoretical knowledge and practical, hands-on experience you will need for a professional role in the sector. Established in 1972, the course was the 1st of its kind in the UK, and has developed an international reputation for producing highly skilled and knowledgeable conservation practitioners.

Entry requirements

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MPhil

A good Honours degree (upper 2nd or 1st Class) or an equivalent qualification from an overseas institution in architecture, archaeology, history, history of art or architectural history, or in a relevant allied discipline . We welcome a diverse range of backgrounds. Mature students or those with less conventional qualifications but with relevant work experience will be considered.For applicants whose first language is not English, the minimum University English language requirements of IELTS 6.0 (with at least 5.5 in each of the four language components) or the equivalent are required.

PhD

A good Honours degree (upper 2nd or 1st Class) or an equivalent qualification from an overseas institution in architecture, archaeology, history, history of art or architectural history, or in a relevant allied discipline . We welcome a diverse range of backgrounds. Mature students or those with less conventional qualifications but with relevant work experience will be considered. For applicants whose first language is not English, the minimum University English language requirements of IELTS 6.0 (with at least 5.5 in each of the four language components) or the equivalent are required.

Assessment methods

Research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,660 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 7,660 per Year 1 (International) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (EU) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 7,660 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (EU) 6 years
PhD Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time April 2017 GBP 7,660 per Year 1 (International) 6 years
PhD Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 7,660 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (EU) 6 years
PhD Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time July 2017 GBP 7,660 per Year 1 (International) 6 years
PhD Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 7,660 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 7,660 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 7,660 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years
MPhil Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time April 2017 GBP 7,660 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
MPhil Part-time April 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 7,660 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time July 2017 GBP 7,660 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
MPhil Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Part-time July 2017 GBP 2,214 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years

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