History of Art (Architectural History and Theory) MA
The University of York
Key Course Facts
A pathway degree combines specialisation with flexibility. It is suited both to those of you who are beginning a journey towards a PhD in a particular field, and to those of you who wish to further develop undergraduate or personal interests. Pathways relate to the research schools of architectural history and theory, British art, medieval art and medievalisms, and sculpture studies. Students selecting the architectural history and theory pathway can take options that are both historical and theoretical, choosing from different periods spanning from the medieval to the contemporary.
Entry Requirements / Admissions
Requirements for international students / English requirements
IELTS academic test score (similar tests may be accepted as well)
- Graduate Degrees
- Undergraduate Degrees
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Visa Requirements for International StudentsVisa requirement
All international students (including citizens from EU countries) intending to study this or any other academic programme for more than 6 months in the UK require a Student Visa.
International students younger than 18 years require a special Child Student Visa. Exceptions from this general rule may apply to holders of other UK work visas, British National Overseas visa, family member visa and recognised refugees or asylum seekers.Permission to work while studying
University of York is listed by the UK government as an institution licensed to sponsor migrant students.
Student visa holders from licensed institutions are entitled to work during their full-time bachelor's, master's or Phd studies for
- 20h/week during the term
- Full-time outside term time (e.g. vacations, work placements, once course ended)
After completion of a bachelor's or master's programme of at least 12 months Student Visa holders of licensed institutions can convert their visa into a Graduate Visa which entitles graduates to work for 2 years in the UK.
Tuition Fees History of Art (Architectural History and Theory) MA
|England UK||£8040||year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£8040||year 1|
|Channel Islands||£8040||year 1|
Additional fee information
Average student cost of living in UK
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
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About The University of York
The University of York, usually abbreviated to Ebor, is a collegiate research university based in the historic and picturesque city of York, England. It has two main campuses, East and West, which are just a few minute’s walking distance apart. It also has another site known as King’s Manor just North-West of the city centre.
Where is this programme taught
|Program||University||Student satisfaction||Unemployed||Dropout||Tuition (UK)||Tuition (International)||UCAS Tariff||City|
|History of Art/Business and Management MA (Hons)||University of Glasgow||86%||0%||5%||£27750||£70480||190||Glasgow||On campus Full-time|
|History of Art with Collections Management MA||Birkbeck, University of London||86%||0%||5%||£4515||£8190||190||London||On campus Part-time|
|History of Art/Psychology MA (Hons)||University of Glasgow||86%||4%||2%||£27750||£70480||184||Glasgow||On campus Full-time|
|History of Art and Heritage Management (Flexible Honours) BA (Hons)||The University of Buckingham||-||-||0%||£25344||£40464||-||Buckingham||On campus Full-time|
|History of Art and Heritage Management BA (Hons)||The University of Buckingham||-||-||0%||£25344||£40464||-||Buckingham||On campus Full-time|
|Art History with Psychology BA (Hons)||New College of the Humanities||73%||-||10%||£9250||£14000||140||London||On campus Full-time|
|Law with Art History LLB||New College of the Humanities||75%||-||10%||£9250||£14000||151||London||On campus Full-time|
|Art History with Law BA (Hons)||New College of the Humanities||75%||-||10%||£9250||£14000||151||London||On campus Full-time|
|Economics with Art History BSc (Hons)||New College of the Humanities||87%||-||15%||£9250||£14000||140||London||On campus Full-time|
|Art History with Economics BA (Hons)||New College of the Humanities||87%||-||15%||£9250||£14000||140||London||On campus Full-time|
|History of Art and Architectural History MA (Hons)||The University of Edinburgh||56%||5%||10%||£9250||£23100||157||Edinburgh||On campus Full-time|
|Architectural History and Archaeology MA (Hons)||The University of Edinburgh||81%||5%||1%||£9250||£23100||175||Edinburgh||On campus Full-time|
|History of Art (Architectural History and Theory) MA||The University of York||81%||5%||1%||£8040||£18240||175||York||On campus Full-time|
|History of Architecture PgDip||Birkbeck, University of London||81%||5%||1%||£4515||£8190||175||London||On campus Part-time|
|Architectural History and Heritage MA (Hons)||The University of Edinburgh||77%||5%||5%||£9250||£23100||187||Edinburgh||On campus Full-time|
|Architectural History, Research and Writing MA||London Metropolitan University||-||-||-||£9300||£13750||-||London||On campus Full-time|
|Architectural History PgCert||University of Oxford||81%||5%||1%||-||-||175||Oxford||On campus Part-time|
|Architectural History and Theory MSc||The University of Edinburgh||81%||5%||1%||-||-||175||Edinburgh||On campus Part-time|
|Architectural History MPhil||The University of Edinburgh||81%||5%||1%||-||-||175||Edinburgh||On campus Part-time|