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Art History in Rome from Late Antiquity to the Present

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24 months
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This MA Art History in Rome from Late Antiquity to the Present at Tor Vergata University of Rome offers to students the unique opportunity of studying art history from a privileged stand-point: living in Rome, thus in direct contact with exceptional artworks and monuments in their context.

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Overview

The teaching staff gathers specialists of international reputation who guide students to the discovery of the multi-layered artistic heritage of Rome, which no doubt was and still is the most fascinating art capital of the world.

The Art History in Rome from Late Antiquity to the Present at Tor Vergata University of Rome  will provide students with an in-depth analysis in the art history disciplinary area, based on a wide time span (from late antiquity to the present), but also in methodology, focusing on preservation, restoration and safeguard of cultural heritage. During the first year, the MA provides all the students with a solid background in three main disciplinary areas: art history; archaeology and architecture; methodology. 

During the second year the students choose four specialized courses. Modules are mainly delivered via lectures and take place at the University of Tor Vergata, but mostly in direct contact with art works in roman museums, art galleries and monumental sites. Extra activities will include internships in art institutions and learning Italian as part of the understanding process of western artistic culture.

Career Opportunities

The MA is designed to prepare for careers in museums, galleries, foundations, auction houses, archaeological sites, art consulting and art publishing, and for further study at the doctoral level.  The teaching will be mostly held in direct contact with the art works and contexts, as the programme has close ties with many of the most important art history institutions active in Rome.

The employment opportunities provided by the degree programs are, with high responsibilities, in specific institutions such as museums and superintendences and in professional activities of specialized consultancy in the fields of cultural industry and education in the knowledge of art heritage.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Art History (Medieval — Early Modern — Contemporary)
  • Archaeology of the Roman Empire
  • Late Antiquity and Early Christian Archaeology
  • History of Architecture
  • Museography and Planning of Art Exhibitions
  • and Events
  • Material Culture and Conservation.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An undergraduate degree (for italian applicants: Diploma di Laurea Triennale or equivalent Diploma) in the area of Cultural Heritage and Restauration, Arts and Humanities, Architecture and Design, History, Communication Studies, Learning and Education Sciences, Phylosophy, Modern Languages and Cultures, Geography.
Students will be evaluated by the Admission Board only when they will have filled in the on-line application form and uploaded all the required documents listed below:
  • Transcripts Student Record (translated in English)
  • Curriculum Vitae in English (any format). 
  • English Proficiency Certificate to be inserted in the last page of your CV/

Tuition Fee

Tuition fees for Italian and EU students depend on the student's family income (please visit the Programme website).

Non-EU students tuition fees:

  • €156 to be paid as a first installment and €500 to be paid as a second installment for extra-EU students from the developing countries
  • €156 to be paid as a first installment, plus €1.000 to be paid as a second installment for all the other non-EU students
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Funding

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