Archaeology is the science that studies historical
human cultures.It is getting done through the recovery,
documentation, analysis, interpretation of material, culture,
environmental data, architecture, landscapes,
artifacts and biofacts.
The research works on archeology
is a cross-disciplinary research
and draws upon anthropology, history,
art history, classics, geography,
geology,physics, information sciences,
chemistry, statistics, ethnology, paleoecology,
paleontology, linguistics, paleozoology,
paleoethnobotany, and paleobotany.
The Archeology profession demands a broad
understanding of history with sophisticated
digging procedures and hard work.
They excavate, preserve, study, and classify artifacts
of the near and distant past to develop
a picture of how people lived earlier.
This is a fascinating profession.
A number of courses are available in India.
Many options exist for these who want to
pursue a career in Archaeology.
List of College/University offering Courses in Archeology in India
1.Ancient Indian Culture & History Patna University -B.A. Archaeology
2.Andra University, Waltair, Andra Pradesh -M.A. Archaeology &Ancient History
3.Archaeological Survey of India, New Delhi - Postgraduate Diploma in Archaeology
4.Deccan College Post-Graduate & Research Institute, Yervada, Pune - M.A. Archaeology, Indian History & Culture
5.Dr. H.S. Gaur University, Gaur Nagar, Sagar, Madhya Pradesh - M.A. Archaeology, Indian History & Culture
6.Indian History & Culture Viswa Bharati, Shanti Niketan, West Bengal - M.A. Archaeology
6.Jiwaji University, Gwalior- M.A. Archaeology, Indian History & Culture
7.Kurukshetra University, Haryana- M.A. Archaeology, Ancient Indian Culture & History
8.MS University of Baroda -B.A. Archaeology
9.Nagpur University, Nagpur- M.A. Archaeology, Ancient Indian Culture & History
10.Osmania University, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh - M.A. Archaeology, Indian History & Culture
11.Purvanchal University, Jaipur, Uttar Pradesh - M.A. Archaeology, Indian History & Culture
12.University of Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh- M.A. Archaeology & Culture
13.University of Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh - M.A. Archaeology, Indian History & Culture
14.University of Madras, Chepauk, Madras- M.A. Archaeology &Ancient History