PhD in Analysis and Management of Cultural Heritage

IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca

Program Description

PhD in Analysis and Management of Cultural Heritage

IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca

PhD in Analysis and Management of Cultural Heritage

2015/16 PhD program in Analysis and Management of Cultural Heritage (AMCH) at IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca

Applications are now being accepted for PhD students in Analysis and Management of Cultural Heritage (AMCH) for the 2015/16 PhD program at IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca (www.imtlucca.it). Highly motivated candidates are invited to apply for one of the 35 fully-funded scholarships of the three-year doctoral program, which is articulated in curricula. The 3 curricula currently offered are field-specific, although in many instances they share a common scientific background.

The AMCH curriculum proposes courses in Management of Cultural Heritage and Cultural Institutions, European and International Legislation on Cultural Heritage and Landscape, Art History, Museology, Technologies applied to the valorization of Cultural Heritage. Both research oriented and practice oriented courses constitute the program, which aims at educating qualified professionals operating in the concrete field of cultural management and academics. It promotes research offering the students a lively contact with different research approaches and methodologies, through case studies belonging to research fields such as Art History, Classical Archaeology and Museology.

The AMCH curriculum aims at providing prospective professionals operating in the field of management of culture and cultural heritage with specific know-hows. Prospective students should preferably have an undergraduate background in the Social Sciences, the Humanities and ICT related to Cultural Heritage.

All students are based in the newly restored San Francesco complex, a fully integrated campus in the historical center of the beautiful Tuscan city of Lucca. The campus includes residential facilities, including an on-site canteen, study and living rooms, and outdoor recreational spaces, all serving to add a cultural and social dimension to the professional experience of the doctoral program. Eligible students will also receive a research scholarship which amounts to approximately €13,600/year.

The PhD program at IMT attracts students from around the world, providing a truly international environment. English is the official language of the Institute. To further enhance the internationality of the program, all students have the opportunity to spend anywhere from 2-9 months abroad at a research institute or university, with the possibility of receiving additional financing through the Erasmus+ program.

The deadline for applications is June 29th 2015, 6 pm Italian time.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Oct. 2016
Duration
Duration
3 years
Full time
Price
Price
13,600 EUR
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Deadline
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June 29, 2015 - 6pm Italian time
Start date Oct. 2016
Place
Italy Lucca
Application deadline Request Info
June 29, 2015 - 6pm Italian time
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Duration 3 years
Price 13,600 EUR
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