History of Art and Film at Leicester

History of Art and Film at Leicester has an outstanding record in both teaching and research and our courses are specially designed to provide you with an expert insight into the analysis of art and film.

 

Student in New Walk MuseumThrough our courses, we will train you to discover the world of images and make your living with what you have learned. You will have the opportunity to study a wide range of subjects in depth, ranging from Medieval Art and Architecture through to Hollywood cinema.

Discover the visual image in a whole new way and build a bright future.

History of Art and Film at Leicester is consistently ranked in the top 5 in prestigious league table rankings including the Good University Guide 2016, the Guardian League Table 2017 and the Complete University Guide 2017.

In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF), published in December 2014, over 70% of our overall research activity was classed as ‘world leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’. Our ‘Research Environment’, which takes in success in research grant applications as well as supervisory support for PhD students, was ranked entirely in these two highest categories, as indeed was our ‘Research Impact’, which refers to our influence over the world beyond academia; in our case, that includes work on the organisation of major international art exhibitions, the preservation of important historical monuments, and the pioneering development and application of cutting-edge scanning technologies.

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History of Art and Film,
University of Leicester
University Road
Leicester LE1 7RH

Telephone: 0116 252 2620
E-mail: SchoolofArts@le.ac.uk

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Accessibility

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The University of Leicester is committed to equal access to our facilities. DisabledGo has a detailed accessibility guide for the Attenborough Tower.

AHRC Midlands3Cities funding for UK/EU students

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Midlands3Cities

History of Art and Film at Leicester seeks expressions of interest from prospective research students in the 2018 AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership. Your case will be strongly enhanced if you engage in discussion with us well in advance of the deadline.

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Deadline for AHRC funding applications is Monday 15 January 2018

 

MA programme bursaries available

Lamport Hall

The Lamport Hall Preservation Trust Ltd annually offers two bursaries for students with a place on The Country House: Art, Literature and History MA programme. Applicants for 2017 should contact Professor Phillip Lindley. The deadline for applications is Thursday 31 August.