Postgraduate study

The Institute courses provide training for people embarking on, or developing careers in, many aspects of heritage.

Photo by Michael Hughes of the pyramids and a pyramid souvenir

Over six hundred students have now followed the Masters and Diploma programmes. Many now occupy important positions in museums and conservation agencies.

The modular structure of the full-time courses makes them attractive to professional curators, conservationists and archaeologists seeking upward or sideways shifts in their careers, and to international students seeking opportunities for directed study travel in Britain.

The following courses are available:

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Major funding opportunity for Home/EU students on our PhD programmes

We are part of the Midlands3Cities consortium, offering up to 89 Arts and Humanities Research Council funded studentships. This includes full research fees, a substantial maintenance grant and additional research training support. Applications are now open.

All of our postgraduate students become part of the College of Arts and Law Graduate School. Visit the website to find out more about its vibrant research community and top class facilities, as well as funding and scholarship opportunities