Montreal’s Interuniversity PhD Program in Art History enables students to develop advanced research skills and offers a dynamic environment for the exchange of ideas across intellectual communities. 

Multiple Universities

The program brings together faculty members and students from Concordia University, Université de Montréal,
and Université du Québec à Montréal. Students enroll at the institution where their supervisor teaches,
but take courses at any partner institution, studying in English, in French, or in both languages.

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With over 40 professors, all active researchers, the program covers the major fields and periods of art history, and offers rigorous methodological training and specialized courses with strong interdisciplinary and theoretical components.

Professional Development

Our graduates are specialists who occupy research and management positions in museums, galleries, and artist-run centres, who work as art writers and critics, and who teach at the university and college levels.  

Benefit from a range of opportunities to develop your professional profile while earning your PhD.