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Welcome to the School of Art, Media and American Studies (AMA). The School brings together world-leading expertise in the visual arts and material culture, in film, television and media studies and in the literature, history, and culture of the United States, and the Atlantic and Pacific worlds.

A vibrant learning community

We are pioneers in our fields - our art history, film studies and American studies programmes are among the longest-established in the UK - and we continue to define and reshape our disciplines today. 

A rich learning experience

Our students enjoy outstanding facilities, from the world-famous art museum on campus, the Sainsbury Centre for the Visual Arts, to our television studio and media suite, to our degree courses that offer opportunities to study overseas on a year abroad or semester abroad. Explore our webpages and find out more.

Art History and World Art Studies



AMA Research



Film, Television and Media



Roles and Responsibilities



American Studies



AMA Contact