MSc in World Heritage Management & Conservation

This multi-disciplinary Masters course is intended for those who want to learn the skills to develop careers as managers responsible for World cultural and/or natural heritage. The UCD Masters Programme in World Heritage Management & Conservation provides graduates with a thorough knowledge of the World Heritage Convention and its application in solving heritage conservation problems.  The programme is taught on campus and is available as both full and part time.

The programme comprises lectures, seminars, workshops, fieldtrips and projects, which will broaden your knowledge and understanding, improve communication skills and improve your ability for independent thinking and for developing creative solutions. One of the main factors that will determine your field of expertise is the research thesis.  The topic is chosen in consultation with the academic staff and the aim is to develop project management, research and analytical skills in an area of conservation management that is of particular interest to you.

More information about the programme can be found here >>

Online registration for 2022/2023 opens in October 2021

Closing Date for 2022-2023 applications: close of business, Friday, 3rd June 2022

Late applications will be considered. Please contact the Graduate Director, Prof. Aidan O'Sullivan ( and cc


‌Programme coordinator:  Dr Claire Cave 
Phone:+353 1 716 8312/8205. 





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