Leche Trust Bursary

Applications are invited for a partial studentship on the Buckingham University MA in Decorative Arts and Historic Interiors starting September 2021.  Generously funded by the Leche Trust, the bursary, worth £7500, will cover just over 75% of the course fees for EU students and just over 44% for international students.   Priority will be given to applicants with excellent academic qualifications seeking, or currently pursuing, careers in conservation or traditional craftsmanship, or curatorial careers in museums or the built heritage, who are in need of financial assistance.   The bursary is also open to part-time students currently working in the field, who can take the course as a form of in-service training over two years.

This unique one-year MA in French and British Decorative Arts and Historic Interiors, taught in partnership with the Wallace Collection, provides sounds vocational and academic training, first-hand study of furniture, silver and ceramics in the context of historic interiors, numerous study trips to museums and historic house collections, (including a study week in Paris) and placements in museums and heritage institutions.

For further details please visit the MA in Decorative Arts and Historic Interiors course page or speak to a member of our Admissions team: +44 (0) 1280820227; admissions@buckingham.ac.uk