PHDSTUDIES

4 PhD Programs in Art History

A PhD Art History program may examine a wide range of fields, such as contemporary art, ancient Near Eastern art, and critical theory. Candidates pursuing a PhD Art History degree  may study the broad range of art from around the world and different time periods, such as Native American art, 20th century European art, the arts of China, Japan, Baroque, Greek, and sub-Saharan Africa.


Requirements will differ depending on the university program, however most PhD Art History degrees are usually comprised of coursework, examinations, seminars, teaching, and research. Some may also require knowledge of a second language. Candidates often have the opportunity to conduct research internationally. Research will result in a dissertation or thesis, which candidates usually must defend in front of a panel of experts in the field.  Graduates holding PhD Art History degrees often go on to careers in academic institutions, museums and galleries around the world.


Scroll through the options below and find the PhD Art History program that will help you reach your goals!

4 Results in Art History Filter

PhD in Art History

University of Johannesburg
PhD
Jan 2021
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3 years
30 Oct 2020
English
Campus

A candidate is required to produce a scholarly thesis, normally between 70 000 and 80 000 words, that contributes new knowledge and understanding to an aspect of the visual ar ...

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Research Degrees (MPhil/PhD) in History of Art and/or Archaeology

SOAS University of London
Master
PhD
28 Sep 2020
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4 years
English
Campus

While a research degree should be very rewarding personally, it is also a serious and sometimes intense undertaking. Under the current system, a full-time doctoral student has ...

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Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Art History

Selinus University of Science and Literature
PhD
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Part-time
English
Italian
Online

The history of art studies the origin of art from the first rock paintings to the experimental art of today. A PhD thesis in this partkicvolare versantem should cover the them ...

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DPhil (PhD) in Art History

International Business School – Budapest
PhD
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3 years
English
Campus

We offer the DPhil Art History programme in English, leading to the degree conferred by our British partner, The University of Buckingham. The programme requires an original c ...

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