Art, Philosophy and Cultural Institutions MA

  • Programme duration: Full-time: 12 months   Part-time: 24 months
  • Programme start: Autumn 2021
  • Entry requirements: You need a 2:1 Honours degree, in a relevant field, such as Art, Design, Music, Museum Studies, Philosophy or Humanities subjects. When applying, you'll also need to submit a personal statement detailing why you wish to study this programme.
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Applying

You should apply for a postgradute taught programme online.

When you have completed the application form you should either submit it online or email it together with hard copies or scans of the following supporting documentation:

  • School or college transcripts/certificates
  • University transcripts and certified translations if applicable
  • Degree certificates
  • Evidence of English Language proficiency (EU and international applicants only)
  • Personal statement
  • Two references (on letter headed paper, signed and dated)
  • Research proposal (for certain MRes/MPhil/PhD applicants only)
  • Brief Research Proposal (for Egyptology MA programmes)
  • A sample of academic writing (for English MA programmes)

NB: We would advise that photocopies and scanned documents are acceptable at application stage. However, originals will be required should your application be successful

If you are unable to apply online, you can apply by downloading a copy of the relevant Postgraduate Application Form and returning it to us by email via one of the following email addresses;

UK applications: pguk@liverpool.ac.uk

International and EU applications: pgosi@liverpool.ac.uk

Acknowledgement of your application

The Postgraduate Admissions Team will acknowledge receipt of your application and will pass it to the Programme Director and/or appropriate academic department(s) for consideration.

Students with disabilities

We welcome applications from students with disabilities and consider them on the same academic grounds as those of other students. If you have a disability, medical condition and/or support needs it is important that you inform the University so that you receive appropriate support. To discuss your situation or to obtain a copy of the University’s booklet, “A guide to support and services for students with disabilities,” please contact a member of the Disability Advice and Guidance Team on T:+44 (0)151 794 4714 / 6676 or at disteam@liverpool.ac.uk.

Admissions policy

Full details of the admissions procedures for taught programmes may be found in the University's Postgraduate Taught Admissions Policy, which is available on our Postgraduate Taught Policy page.

International students

Please note, it is a mandatory requirement for some postgraduate applicants, who need Entry Clearance to study in the UK, to have an Academic Technology Approval Scheme (ATAS) certificate. It is your responsibility to check if this scheme applies to you. See our ATAS page for more information.

Representatives overseas

In some countries the University works with local representatives who can provide more information and help you with the application process.  For further details, please visit our International pages.

Deadlines

We encourage all students to apply for their chosen programme as soon as possible. UK and EU students should apply no later than 31 August.