Museum Studies at Leicester
The University of Leicester's School of Museum Studies has the highest proportion of world-leading rated research in any subject in any UK university (RAE 2008). In its 40 year history, the School of Museum Studies – the only school in the country solely devoted to the study of museums and galleries – has played an influential role in the reinvention of museum theory and practice.
The School has made a significant and sustained contribution to the international cultural sector and the field of museum studies through:
Training creative and critical professionals who have transformed organisations and professional practice throughout the world - see Postgraduate Study for more.
Producing original, rigorous and internationally influential research - see Research for more.
- Working collaboratively on a range of pioneering initiatives - see Research Centre for Museums and Galleries (RCMG) for more.