UCL Institute for Sustainable Heritage


MSc Sustainable Heritage

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

In a fast–changing world, the preservation and protection of our cultural heritage matters more than ever before. Would you like to be one of a new generation of leaders and managers, equipped to safeguard our heritage and inspire innovative uses?

Why choose The Bartlett

We are:

  • Located within the UK’s largest multidisciplinary faculty of the built environment, in one of the world’s top universities
  • Based in central London, close to world-leading architectural, engineering and creative practices, many of whom are partners
  • Host to students from over 40 nations, many of them among the most sought–after in the world for their drive, creativity, and skills

About the course

The programme, which is accredited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), gives you an internationally recognised qualification from a world–leading university that improves your education, enhancing the skills and expertise needed to contribute to heritage projects at a high level.

The MSc uses an MBA–style block teaching model, allowing time and space for reflection and study. Teaching takes place in business–like small groups, and the initiative for learning lies with the students.

The flexible, modular nature of the programme is intended to support busy professionals interested in furthering their education.

One of the highlights of the MSc Sustainable Heritage is the 2-week study visit to Malta hosted by Heritage Malta. Click on the video below to see footage from the 2016 trip, filmed by one of our students.

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