- Mode: Full time
- Duration: 2 Years
- Offered by: University of Mumbai, Mumbai
Master of Arts (M.A) in Ancient Indian History, Culture and Archaeology is a full-time two-year postgraduate course offered by the University of Mumbai, Mumbai.
In an endeavor to further the holistic understanding of Ancient Indian Culture in all its parameters, this course provides a sound grounding in understanding the various vistas of our history and culture. It helps in promoting the conservation of our heritage and also helps in heritage management. It opens the door to opportunities in the streams of Archaeology, Museology, Conservation, Social Sciences, and Humanities.
- To study the Cultural History of India and its facets, understand the various phases in its evolution, review the methods of interpretation of Archaeological data and analysis.
- To create awareness of museology and conservation and promote remedial conservation for monuments and artifacts via practical experience through field trips, practical, workshops, etc.
- To develop a strong corps of research scholars who are equipped with the requisite skill and knowledgebase about recent advances in the field of Archaeology, Cultural History, World Civilizations, Religion, Philosophy, Performing Arts, Museology, Conservation, Pali, etc.
Admission of students into the Autonomous Degree Courses will be on the basis of the aggregate marks in the qualifying examination or its equivalent, for both the undergraduate and the postgraduate courses.
The candidate should have passed with a bachelor’s degree in any faculty or discipline, with a minimum of 50% marks can apply.