Postgraduate programmes

We offer postgraduate programmes both here on campus in Leicester and by distance learning.

Campus-based courses

Museum Studies MA, MSc
9 months-1 year, full-time
Also available as a Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip)

This is for you if... you want to develop the knowledge and skills required to move into a variety of careers in museums and galleries or as preparation for further postgraduate study.

Art Museum and Gallery Studies MA
9 months-1 year, full-time
Also available as a Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip)

This is for you if... you want to develop the knowledge and skills required to become an art museum and gallery specialist or as preparation for further postgraduate study.

Museum Studies - postgraduate study at the University of Leicester

Find out why our students chose Museum Studies at Leicester

Student profile - Museum Studies

Find out why two of our distance learning graduates chose to study with us

Museum Studies exhibition opening

Watch a video created by our campus-based students as part of their exhibition project

Funding your studies

Prospective EU applicants should note the UK Governments announcement of 11 Oct 2016 that EU students applying for a place at an English university or further education institution in the 2017-18 academic year will continue to be eligible for student loans and grants - and will be for the duration of their course.

See details of funding and scholarship opportunities for international students.