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Conservation of Monuments and Sites

KU Leuven

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
6000 EUR/year
6000 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Cultural heritage is a valuable resource for sustainable development of the environment we live in. The Master of Conservation of Monuments and Sites at KU Leuven is an advanced international and interdisciplinary study programme in the conservation and restoration of historic monuments and sites. A ‘once-in-a-lifetime experience’ for built heritage preservation students.

Overview

The Advanced Master of Conservation of Monuments and Sites at KU Leuven offers an intensive international and interdisciplinary collaboration, run by the RLICC (Raymond Lemaire International Centre for Conservation). The RLICC has more than 40 years of experience in training, research and consulting in the field of the preservation of constructed heritage.

Career

Graduates master the necessary common language, critical perspective, research methodologies and practices as are to be used in the conservation of monuments and sites by the international guidelines, charters and literature.  Employment options for graduates from the RLICC are numerous and widespread.

Alumni are currently working in cultural heritage institutes and organisations as well as independent professionals. They display highly appreciated professional experience in private architecture and restoration offices as well as in leadership and policymaking positions in regional, national and international conservation institutions such as UNESCO, ICOMOS and the Council of Europe. All levels of the heritage administration, be they regional, national or international, count RLICC alumni among their ranks.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Conservation of Architectural Heritage: History, Theory and Practice
  • Heritage and Sustainable Tourism Development
  • Building Materials and Conservation Techniques
  • Conservation Policies
  • Building Archaeology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

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

Most recent information on the programme website: kuleuven.be/ma/MCMS

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

Most recent information on www.kuleuven.be/tuitionfees

Funding

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