Master of Science in Cultural Heritage Management

Study Discipline: Science & Mathematics
Study Programme Details
Country: Malta
Admission Sessions:Autumn Session
Study Format: Part Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type


30 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

The Master of Science in Cultural Heritage Management offers a dynamic exploration of the profound intersections between heritage and contemporary society. Under the guidance of esteemed faculty, this research-intensive program delves into the rich tapestry of cultural, economic, and political contexts shaping our global heritage landscape. Embrace the ethos of the 21st century by examining cultural heritage through an interdisciplinary lens, fostering independent research, and embracing a forward-looking spatial perspective. Your journey through this program will culminate in a deeply personal and impactful final project, where you’ll have the opportunity to contribute meaningfully to the discourse surrounding cultural heritage in our rapidly evolving world.


Embark on a transformative journey into the realm of cultural heritage management with our Master of Science program. Delve into the cutting-edge realm of digital cultural heritage while mastering the fundamentals of collections and attractions management. Through immersive case studies and research projects, hone your problem-solving skills across various sub-disciplines. Learn the art of leveraging archival resources for independent research and gain invaluable insights into the pivotal role of curators in preserving our shared heritage. Join us and become a catalyst for positive change in the preservation and promotion of cultural heritage worldwide.

Admission Requirements

  1. the degree of Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Built Environment Studies with at least Second Class (Honours) or
  2. a first cycle degree classified at least at Second Class (Honours) or Category II obtained from the University of Malta, or from any other higher education institution approved by Senate for this purpose in Architecture, Urban Design, Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Conservation, Cultural Heritage Management, Built Heritage, Construction, Property Management, Built Environment, Environmental Design, Spatial Planning and Infrastructure or in any other area deemed relevant by the Faculty Board or
  3. a qualification deemed by Senate, on the recommendation of the Faculty Board, to be comparable to the qualifications listed in (a) or (b).
  • BEN5001 Dissertation (85 ECTS)
  • BEN5004 Quantitative and Qualitative Research Methods (5 ECTS)

Non EU Applicants:

Total Tuition Fees: Eur 13,400

Local/EU/EEA Applicants:

Annual Enrolment Fee: Eur 400

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates of our program have gone on to secure diverse and rewarding roles in the cultural heritage sector. From leading prestigious museums to advising governmental bodies on heritage policies, our alumni are making waves in the field. Employers value our graduates’ unique blend of theoretical knowledge and practical skills, ensuring a seamless transition into the workforce. Join our community of success stories and carve out a fulfilling career path in cultural heritage management.

Visa Requirements:

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