Curatorial Studies (Type 2 Diploma)

Carleton University

Postgraduate Diploma On Campus
15058 CAD/year
6590 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The unique Curatorial Studies (Type 2 Diploma) program at Carleton University spans the arts, social sciences and sciences, exposing students to a wide range of museological and curatorial issues.


Key Features 

Through the Curatorial Studies (Type 2 Diploma) program at Carleton University’s strong relationships with museums, galleries and festivals in the National Capital region, students also receive hands-on, discipline specific training and exposure to professional best practices.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Curatorial Studies Proseminar
  • Curatorial Studies Practicum
  • Curatorial Studies Pro-seminar: Visual Arts Stream
  • Curatorial Studies Pro-seminar: Material and Intangible Cultures Stream

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications can be submitted after March 15th up until August 1st, but they will only be assessed if space remains in the program.




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.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated 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.
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).
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.
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Other requirements

General requirements

An Honours bachelor’s degree (or the equivalent) in a related discipline, with a B+ standing. Students pursuing a Type 2 Diploma must also fulfill the admission requirements of their degree program and must submit separate applications for each program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15058 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15058 CAD per year and a duration of  .
  • National

    6590 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6590 CAD per year and a duration of  .
  • National: $6,590 – $8,388
  • International: $15,058 – $21,448


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Curatorial Studies (Type 2 Diploma)
Carleton University


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