Matter of course

With the focus of programmes shifting, it is important to pick one that fits with your overall career goals

Introduction by Sharon Heal

The MA's director on making the most of your skills

Entry points

There are multiple ways for students to engage with the museum sector

Learning: then and now

Two museum directors share memories of their studies

Why it's vital to volunteer

Getting hands-on experience while studying is invaluable

Finding funding

A guide to scholarships and schemes that can ease the financial burden

Become a valued member

Professional organisations provide lots of benefits

Doing further research

Ensure the research interests of your chosen institution align with yours

Q&As with students

What do past and present alumni have to say about choosing a course?