What is the purpose of a museum? How does a museum tackle exhibitions in a digital age? What role can museums and heritage sites play in education? The role of curators is changing as they experiment with new approaches whilst respecting traditional methodology. This extends to the heritage sector too, which requires an understanding of how to interpret, support and preserve heritage sites. Our expert academics are renowned for their innovative research which underpins your studies. They will challenge you to critically analyse existing practices whilst developing your own as you look to pursue your passion and enhance your career options.

Whether you choose to study full time on campus, or part time via distance learning, through your studies and independent research you will acquire the advanced skills and knowledge to pursue your passion and enhance your career options.

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Scholarships and discounts

We are committed to attracting the brightest and the best students to Leicester regardless of background. At Leicester, we do not want fears about finance to stop prospective students from considering further study.

A range of fees and funding options are available to our Citizens of Change. Fee discounts, full fee waivers and scholarships of up to £9,000 are available to postgraduate students studying on campus or by distance learning. Scholarships and bursaries are also offered and vary by subject.

Postgraduate Digital Open Day

Join us on Saturday 15 May, 10.00am-2.00pm (BST) as we open our virtual doors. Masters degree or PhD, on campus or distance learning – find out everything you want to know about our postgraduate study options.

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Funding Information

Funding applies to:

UK, EU and International applicants.

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