UCL Institute for Sustainable Heritage



Everybody has a stake in cultural heritage. UCL ISH educates and trains future heritage professionals, and carries out research leading to innovative, sustainable solutions.

Do you want to become a future heritage leader? Are you willing to be part of an interdisciplinary cohort of excellent students from across the world and work on real life heritage projects as part of your training? If yes, our programmes are for you.

Sustainable Heritage MSc

The Sustainable Heritage MSc introduces students to the latest conservation policies, projects, methodologies and practices in the context of historic buildings, sites, landscapes and collections.

Data Science for Cultural Heritage MSc

This new cross-disciplinary programme will create expert data scientists taught through the exciting lens of cultural heritage.

Science and Engineering in Arts, Heritage and Archaeology MRes

The Science and Engineering in Arts, Heritage and Archaeology (SEAHA) MRes is a pioneering Master's course that delivers an outstanding cross–disciplinary heritage science education.

Sustainable Heritage MPhil/PhD

As an MPhil or PhD student at ISH, you will work with people and partners that are engaged with real-world heritage projects and issues. 

SEAHA Centre for Doctoral Training

The EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Science and Engineering in Arts, Heritage and Archaeology (SEAHA) is a partnership between UCL and a number of academic and cultural institutions.

Scholarships and funding

As a full-time or part-time postgraduate student at the Institute for Sustainable Heritage, you may be eligible for one of our attractive financial support packages.