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. This course aims at helping students to:

Comprehend the theoretical framework in which to study Indian Culture, Indian Archaeology and Museology


Work with Indian Archaeological data and analysis. Have practical experience via field trips, practical and workshops.

Number of Seats: 60 Seats

Fees: Total fees, sanctioned by the Board of Management, St. Xavier’s College (Autonomous), Mumbai are:

M.A. Part I:        Rs. 38,500

M.A. Part II:       Rs. 34,010

Note : i) Fees are subject to revision, and any updates will be communicated accordingly.

ii) A Document Verification Fees of Rs.1250/- is applicable to students from other than University of Mumbai.

Selection Criteria: An Entrance Exam is held for students other than Arts and for students from other universities.