University of Exeter
International Heritage Management and Consultancy PgCert
University of Exeter

Course modalities offered

Key Course Facts

Course Description

  • Equips you with the skills required to enter a diverse group of related fields, from heritage management to consultancy roles with non-governmental organisations (NGOs) or multinational businesses

  • Draws upon cutting-edge theory and adopts a global, interdisciplinary approach and gain theoretical and methodological training and experience the challenge of practical problem-based learning

  • Taught in collaboration with leading interdisciplinary researchers and industry specialists from across the university

  • Regular opportunities to visit national heritage sites and an inclusive international field trip to Vancouver, Canada (international field trip - MA/PgDip only)

  • Optional work placement offers you the chance to find and organise your own placement or project in line with your individual professional goals

  • Well placed to take advantage of UNESCO world heritage sites across the South West of England

See our module descriptions for details of assessment methods:

Entry Requirements / Admissions

Requirements for international students / English requirements

IELTS academic test score (similar tests may be accepted as well)

    • 6.5
    • All Degrees

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Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study International Heritage Management and Consultancy, PgCert, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.

Normally a 2:1 Honours degree in a relevant subject. We also welcome applications from industry professionals interested in the academic study of Heritage. For full information, including English language requirements and international equivalencies, please visit our website.


Average student cost of living in the UK

Rent £518
Water, gas electricity, internet (at home) £50
Supermarket shopping £81
Clothing £35
Eating out £33
Alcohol £27
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
Insurance £51
Other £95
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 University of Exeter

The University of Exeter is a government funded research university based in Exeter, Devon, in the South-West region of England. The university has two campuses in Exeter, which are known as Streatham and St Luke’s, while another two are situated in the coastal town of Cornwall, known as Truro and Penryn. Something for prospective students to be aware of is that the University Exeter works in collaboration with Falmouth University under the Combined Universities in Cornwall initiative.

Student composition of University of Exeter

Students by level of study Academic year 2020/21 - Full-time equivalent student enrollments published by Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) on 10 February 2022
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Where is this programme taught

Penryn Campus
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