Graduate

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Research programmes

Taught programmes

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Modes

  • FT / Full-time
  • PT / Part-time (over two years)
  • FX / Flexible mode of study available (up to five years)
  • DL / Distance-learning mode available

Cultural Heritage (UCL Qatar)


UCL, in partnership with Qatar Foundation and Qatar Museums Authority, has created UCL Qatar, a world-leading department for the study of cultural heritage located in the heart of the Arab world. Since opening its doors in 2012, UCL Qatar has welcomed students from over 25 countries onto its graduate degree programmes in Museum Studies, Archaeology and Conservation. Each programme offers a significant emphasis on the heritage of the Gulf region. Graduates are equipped to be at the forefront of their professions through a combination of theoretical and practical training, including extended placements at museums and heritage sites across the region.

Students at UCL Qatar benefit from truly exceptional facilities, including the most advanced archaeological research laboratories in the Gulf.


Student/staff ratios

  • 13 staff
  • 54 taught students
  • 7 research students

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Staff View

"The UCL History of Art Department appealed to me because of its long-standing commitment to critical theory, a willingness to embrace interdisciplinary approaches and a research culture in which period isn’t the chief organising factor."

Dr Robert Mills

Reader in Medieval Art

Subject: History of Art, Faculty: Social and Historical Sciences

Student View

"After finishing my PhD, I would love to work for a security agency in the public sector, such as Europol, or federal crime agencies or ministries in Brazil, Germany or the UK. I have undergone a lot of careers training while at UCL (Leadership in Action, Women in Management, Career Days)."

Verena Brahler

Degree: PhD

Subject: Americas (Institute of the), Faculty: Social and Historical Sciences