MA In Arts And Culture

University of Groningen

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MA In Arts And Culture

University of Groningen

Want to know more about the history and social context of art? Is your interests include architecture, urban or cultural landscapes? Then this master's program for you.

Within this year master you can choose from five tracks.

In Art History track you study the history and practice of ancient and modern art. You learn to analyze and interpret works of art. You will also explore the art criticism and theory and learn about scientific research in the field of art history.

The track Curator Department of Art History offers you the chance not only to gain detailed insight into the museum world as well as temporarily employed in a major museum in the Netherlands or Belgium. The Conservator Training is a one-year master track, with the possibility of a subsequent stage of six months.

The English track Arts, Culture and Media studies the role of art in society. You will learn about arts and the organization of the art world. You learn to analyze art forms and conducts research into the economic, social and technological context of the arts.

History of Architecture and Town Planning (English) focuses on the history and the social role of architecture and urban planning. You pays much attention to the architecture and urbanism of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries and their social, cultural and economic context.

The track Landscape History you will study the structure, genesis and significance of the Dutch and European cultural landscape. The knowledge that you develop, you learn to work actively for planning, heritage conservation and landscape management.

Program options

  • Architecture and urbanism (track)
  • Art History (track)

Do you want to be well prepared for a career in the world of the Visual Arts? The Master Program in Art History offers all the knowledge and expertise That you need.

The one-year Master's Program in Art History offers courses in Western art from the late Middle Ages to the present. The program is committed to historical as well as theoretical depth. Students are usefull trained with an eye to Their post-graduate career prospects. We offer internships in major museums Throughout the Netherlands and abroad, as well as an excursion to a major European metropolis.

  • Curators degree in Art History (track)
  • Landscape history (track)
  • Arts, Culture and Media (track)
  • Master's Honors Program (honors program). (The Master's Honors Program was developed especially for students who want to get more fromtheir studies).

It is a program worth 15 ECTS that's followed in Addition to the standard Master's program. It is a one-year interdisciplinary program that's designed to introduce students to various aspects of leadership.

Study abroad

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admission requirements

Specific requirements more information
language test Minimum requirements language or TOEFL 90 (with a minimum or 21 on all items), or IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6 on all items). ERK level B2 (preferably C1). Students who gained a bachelor's degree certificate from an English-taught degree program, will automatically meet the language requirements.
previous education Check the entry requirements with the individual graduate programs.

tuition fees

Nationality Year Fairy Program form
EU / EEA 2017-2018 € 2006 full time

Application deadlines

Type of student deadline Start course
Dutch students 15 January 2018, 15 August 2018 01 February 2018, 01 September 2018

job prospects

If you chose Art History, you can work wherever art and visual culture are central. The track Arts, Culture and Media can hold positions in the organization of the art world. If you've done Architecture and Urbanism, you can find work in urban planning and cultural heritage. After the track Landscape History, you can use your knowledge in planning processes and nature and landscape.
This school offers programs in:
  • Dutch


Last updated September 25, 2017
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Sept. 2018
Feb. 2019
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12 months
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2,060 EUR
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Netherlands - Groningen, Groningen
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