MA Arts of Africa, Oceania And The Americas Scholarships

​​This MA, run by the Sainsbury Research Unit, provides candidates with detailed knowledge of the visual arts, historical and contemporary, of Africa, Oceania and the Americas. Employing anthropological, archaeological and art-historical approaches, it is suitable as a stand-alone Master's or as a foundation for doctoral research.

Emphasis is placed on small-group and individual tuition and the development of research skills. A strong museological strand makes this course appropriate for those interested in museum curatorship, a career pathway followed by many alumni.

​Deadline for application: 20 March 2023

Type of Course

  • Postgraduate Taught

Funding Type

  • Tuition Fees

Number Available per Year


Years Available

  • 2023


  • UK Fees
  • International Fees


  • Faculty of Humanities


MA Arts of Africa, Oceania and the Americas

Country / Region

  • Any

Applicant’s Nationality

  • Any

Country of Domicile

  • Any

Application Process

​​All candidates to whom the Sainsbury Research Unit has made an offer of a place on the MA course are automatically considered for the Scholarships.

For further information about the MA in Arts of Africa, Oceania and the Americas, and on the Scholarships, please contact or a member of the Sainsbury Research Unit faculty.

Terms and Conditions

General terms and conditions