You'll often need a degree in a relevant subject like fine art or art history.
You might also find it useful to have a postgraduate qualification in museum and gallery studies, or in a particular style or period of art.
Paid or unpaid work experience in a gallery, museum or heritage property is usually essential to apply for courses and jobs.
You'll usually need:
- 2 to 3 A levels, or equivalent, for a degree
- a degree in any subject for a postgraduate course