Students have the opportunity to present their work in exhibitions and postgraduate seminars, attend conferences, and submit work for publication in refereed journals.
The University of Lincoln offers research programmes at MPhil and PhD level in a range of fine and contemporary art specialisms in a vibrant artistic community. Research students can benefit from a variety of training opportunities to develop their research skills.
Research proposals are welcomed in contemporary fine art practice, current theoretical issues in art, as well as its histories, live art, and socially engaged practice.
Career and Personal Development
An MPhil or PhD in Art programme at University of Lincoln may enhance and progress careers in the art and design sector and can open up opportunities at senior levels in the arts and the creative economy. Research degrees can be key to pursuing an academic career, and graduates may go on to research or teach in higher education institutions.
How you study
- Due to the nature of postgraduate research programmes, the majority of time is spent in independent study and research
- Students will have meetings with their academic supervisors, but the frequency of these will vary depending on individual requirements, subject area, staff availability, and stage of programme
- 18 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
We would advise you to apply as soon as possible.
DisciplinesVisual Arts Art History Liberal Arts View 28 other PhDs in Art History in United Kingdom
- First or upper second class honours degree and a Master’s degree. International students will also require English Language at IELTS 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each part.
International16100 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16100 GBP per year during 18 months.
National4495 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4495 GBP per year during 18 months.
- Home: £2,248 per year
- International: £8,050 per year
Living costs for Lincoln
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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