All change

How the higher education landscape for museum studies is evolving

Entry points

If you want to work in museums, be innovative and don’t give up

Getting it right

Choosing the most appropriate course for a career in museums

Spoiled for choice

Museum studies courses offer students a wide range of options in terms of content and flexibility

Think small

Placements in small museums offer a rewarding experience, says the RCP’s curator, Emma Shepley

Making a start

Volunteering will give you a feel for the sector build useful networks

Passion for the job

Doing academic research alongside your career can benefit the day job