Museology is the branch of knowledge concerned with the study of the purposes and organisation of museums with emphasis on development of museums and in evolving fresh methods and techniques to improve their working. It covers activities such as preservation, restoration, and excavation of ancient monuments and the art material.
Candidates should have cleared 10+2.
The popular courses under it-
- PG Diploma in Museology (for some students who complete M.S.C./ M.A. /B.A History Archaeology)
- MA in Museology
Colleges & Universities Offering Museology
The following institutes have offered the course-
- National Museum of Institute of History of Art (Delhi),
- Bhartiya Kala Nidhi, Institute of Archaeology, ASI, New Delhi.
- Aligarh Muslim University (AMU)
- Barkatullah University.