School of Art History, Classics and Religious Studies

Museum and heritage studies careers

Who are our students?

Our students come from diverse academic and cultural backgrounds, including those who have experience and those seeking a career in the museum and heritage sector. The contents of the programme are designed to allow students to pursue topics of personal interest and apply theory to practice through work placements in their chosen fields. Small classes and a stimulating range of guest speakers give the opportunity for vigorous discussion and interaction on topical issues.

Where do museum and heritage studies graduates work?

Museum and Heritage Studies Graduates have worked and are working in diverse field within the Arts, Culture and Heritage sector, including:

Go to our student profile page to read about some of our Museum and Heritage Studies Graduates.

Recent students

This is a sample of the practical placements that students have been working on recently.

Martha van Drunen

Practical placements

Live Day Howick Historical Village