Art History in Rome from Late Antiquity to the Present, M.A. | Tor Vergata University of Rome | Roma, Italy
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 the oportunity to study art history in direct contact with art works in their original context. Famous masterpieces did not come out of nowhere: they are the products of a huge network of cultural connections.

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The art history field of research is today at the centre of global attention: new educational paths are needed to promote an always better knowledge and an even more sophisticated understanding of artistic production in a world of shifting values and perspectives.

Italy plays a leading role in the art history debate of our times, not only because more than the 50% of the western world artistic heritage has been produced by italian masters and is still visible on its soil.

Key facts:

Over many centuries the Italian people, conscious of the cultural role played by the arts in shaping their national identity, have actually forged advanced critical and technical tools for their study and active preservation. Researching and protecting art works at the appropriate institutions, and promoting their generalized though safe enjoyment, are indeed necessary to the cultural growth of a mature society.This MA Art History in Rome from Late Antiquity to the Present is offered at Tor Vergata University of Rome .

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Medieval Art
  • Early Modern Art A+B
  • History of Architecture 
  • Contemporary Art
  • Archaeology of the Roman Empire

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

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, Philosophy, Modern Languages and Cultures, Geography. 

Living costs for Roma

850 - 1450 EUR /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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