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Cultural Heritage Studies

University of Santo Tomas

12 months
1272 USD/year
1272 USD/year
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Cultural Heritage Studies at University of Santo Tomas refers to things valued from the past that enrich our identity in the present and inspire future generations. Our tangible, intangible, movable and immovable heritage are valued not because they are old but because they are associated with phases of history people, and events of high significance. 


Learning outcomes

The Cultural Heritage Studies Program of the University of Santo Tomas-Graduate School began as a pioneering curriculum in heritage conservation in the country. The CHS program is carried out through the support from the UST Museum of Arts and Sciences (as an environment of continuous/experimental learning) and the UST Center for Conservation of Cultural Property and Environment in the Tropics (for the application of learning). 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Perspectives in Culture and Heritage
  • Museum and Cultural Heritage
  • Cultural Heritage Management
  • Heritage Education and Interpretation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Fill out the Pre-registration form to get your reference number.
  • Log-in your reference numberto continue the pre-registration.
  • Print the College Application Form and USTET Application Payment Slip.
  • Request the Registrar’s Office of your school to accomplish the Grades in the Application Form. Make sure that the school principal or registrar signs to certify the grades.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1272 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 636 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    1272 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 636 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • 32.146 PHP

Living costs for Manila

25000 - 42000 PHP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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