Art History at University of St Andrews - UCAS

Course summary

The MLitt in Art History offers a diverse range of subject areas, from medieval art and architecture to contemporary performance art. Modules address major themes and concepts that connect different periods of art history. 


Please see the Course Details section for information:

Assessment method

The assessment for the taught modules is based on coursework including:

  • book reviews
  • critical bibliographies
  • visual analysis and object analysis essays
  • reading journals
- research papers.

Entry requirements

A good 2.1 Honours undergraduate degree. A degree in art history is strongly recommended but is not an essential requirement. If you studied your first degree outside the UK, see the university's international entry requirements.

English language requirements

For the current English Language requirements please visit the English language requirements for postgraduate students on the University of St Andrews website.

English language requirements for postgraduate students

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

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Sponsorship information

The Catherine and Alfred Forrest Trust The trust provides annual bursaries for postgraduate research in art history in European and American Art from the end of the Renaissance onwards. The Scottish Society for Art History The SSAH promotes scholarship in Scottish art and art located in Scotland. They offer research support grants from £50 to £300 to assist with research costs and travel expenses.

Art History at University of St Andrews - UCAS