MA Cultural Heritage Management
Information relates to 2017-18 academic year: The content of our courses is reviewed annually to make sure it is current and relevant. Individual modules may be updated or withdrawn in response to discoveries through our world-leading research, funding changes, professional accreditation requirements, student or employer feedback, curriculum review, staff availability, and variations in student numbers. In the event of a material change the University will inform students in good time and will take reasonable steps to minimise disruption.
These compulsory modules will provide you with the key knowledge and understanding for research or a profession in cultural heritage management.
The Department of Archaeology
The Management School
*While the majority of dissertation projects do not involve any additional cost to the student, you may incur some expenses if you choose a topic that is not resourced by the department.
You will choose modules worth a total of 45 credits from the following
For further information on the modules provided by the Management School please see https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/management/study/msc/courses/msc-creative-and-cultural-industries-management/index
Full programme specifications are also available.
A minimum of a 2:1 honours degree (GPA 3.0) in an arts, humanities or science subject is usually required. Your interest in and knowledge of archaeological matters are more important than the specific discipline of your undergraduate degree. EU and international student entry requirements can be found using the link below:
English Language Requirements:
For applicants whose first language is not English, IELTS is the preferred test of language. You need an IELTS score of 6.5, with at least 6.0 in all the component tests. Further information can be obtained from the following link:
Funding options, instalment plans and tuition fee information are located at:
How to Apply:
Applications forms are completed on-line at the following link:
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We are truly international in our scope and ethos. Our students come to us from countries all over Europe, Asia and America. Their vibrancy, pursuit of knowledge and divergent experience informs our debates and provokes lively discussion. We encourage applicants to visit the following webpages aimed specifically at our EU and international students.
We also have a departmental page for our international applicants:
Prospective EU Students