PHDSTUDIES

10 PhD Programs in Arts

A PhD is also known as a Doctor of Philosophy or doctorate. It is the highest level of academic degree that a student can obtain from a university or college. Once program studies are complete, the student is expected to produce a scholarly thesis called a dissertation.

What is a PhD in Art Studies? A doctoral degree in art studies typically focuses on and specializes in either fine arts such as music and painting or visual arts such as ceramics, tapestry, and mosaics. Students may choose from classes such as performing arts, sculpture, or animation. They may also study subjects such as jewelry design, printmaking, and political art.

Doctorate students specializing in art studies are often creative individuals who dream large and love color. For this reason, many develop skills in design, fashion, and marketing that can help launch successful careers. They may also learn patience, focus, and determination as they create art pieces.

Program costs for doctorate degrees in art studies vary greatly between universities. This is because programs differ in length and the classes required for course completion. Potential students typically contact the school of their choice and request information on enrollment costs.

Graduates with a Doctor of Philosophy in Art Studies may have studied painting, photography, animation, sculpture, film, printmaking, or illustration. Therefore, the careers they seek may be varied and are often very personal. For graduates with a love of research and history, museum or gallery curators, special collection librarians, and historical book illustrators may be their career choices. For those interested in the business world, becoming managers or department heads over photographers, graphic designers, or printmakers may be the type of career they seek.

A PhD in Art Studies may be found at numerous universities around the globe. To find a course of study that fits your busy lifestyle, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

10 Results in Arts Filter

PhD Fellowship in the Faculty of Arts

Hong Kong Baptist University - Faculty of Arts
PhD
01 Sep 2020
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4 years
English
Campus

Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) invites candidates from all cultural and ethnic backgrounds, with evidence of academic excellence, research ability and potential, and good ...

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Doctoral School Research Program

The Eugeniusz Geppert Academy of Art and Design in Wroclaw
PhD
01 Oct 2020
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3 years
30 Jun 2020
English
Campus

The Doctoral School of the Eugeniusz Geppert Academy of Art and Design in Wrocław is an artistic and research unit, educating people with significant artistic achievements and ...

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PhD in Studio Art

Burren College of Art
PhD
07 Sep 2020
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4 years
01 Feb 2020
English
Campus

The aim of this four-year full-time (six-year part-time) research programme is the generation of a contribution to knowledge and understanding in Fine Art by means of an inqui ...

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

SOAS University of London
PhD
28 Sep 2020
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30 Jun 2020
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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Interinstitutional doctorate in art and culture

Universidad Autonoma de Aguascalientes
PhD
Jul 2020
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4 years
Spanish
Campus

The Interinstitutional Doctorate in Art and Culture (DIAC) is the result of the conjunction of academic efforts of the Public Universities of the Western Center Region of ANUI ...

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PhD in Archaeology and History of Arts

Koc University - Istanbul Turkey
PhD
Sep 2020
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4 years
31 May 2020
English
Campus

The Ph.D. program in Archaeology offers the opportunity for advanced study in the archaeology of Turkey (ancient Anatolia) and the surrounding regions. Students should be inte ...

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Doctorate in Arts and Science

International University For Graduate Studies - IUGS
PhD
Feb 2020
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Part-time
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online

The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) may be undertaken in any discipline within the Arts or Sciences. The degree offers ABDs or those who have earned sixty-six graduate credits fr ...

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PhD in Arts and Humanities

Universidad de La Laguna
PhD
Sep 2020
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English
Spanish
Campus

The ULL PhD Program in Arts and Humanities is an interdisciplinary postgraduate program aimed at training researchers in linguistic and cultural studies. It involves the depar ...

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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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PhD in Arts

Asia e University
PhD
Jan 2020
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3 years
English
Campus
Online

The Ph.D. Arts programme offers interdisciplinary courses in History, Philosophy, Law, Economics, Gender Studies, Political Science, Sociology, Media Studies and Environmental ...

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