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  • 29th February 2012 08:41 PM
    shilpi_4362@yahoo.co.in

    Re: Tell the complete details about career options in the field of Archaeology?

    HI

    EVERY FIELD HAVING THE LOTS OF SCOPE AND MORE CHANCES FOR GETTING THE JOBS .

    BUT THE THINGS IS REQUIRED IS YOUR DEDICATION AND DEVOTION THAT IS MORE NEEDED IN EVERY FIELD WETHER IT IS MBA OR BBA OR BCA OR ARTS STREAM



    Archeology is one of the many interested subjects which help us discover and collect knowledge about our ancestors.

    the scope of Archaeology is very broad. It has various field of study like-------------

    museology
    archives,
    numismatics
    epigraphy and the like.

    Some of the Archaeology universities are as following-------
    the following Indian universities offer B.A/B.Sc./M.A./M.Sc in Anthropology.

    1-----Karnataka University
    Pavate Nagar, Dharwad, Karnataka

    2------Bangalore University
    Bangalore - 560 056

    3------Dibrugharh University
    Dibrugarh, Assam

    4------Dr.Hari Singh Gour Vishwa Vidyalaya
    Gour Nagar, Sagar, MP

    5-------Andhra University
    Vishakhapatnam - 530 003

    6-------Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University
    Srinagar, Garhwal, Uttar Pradesh

    7-------Guwahati University
    PO, Gopinath Bordili Nagar, Guwahati, Assam
  • 24th February 2012 10:06 PM
    VEENAMBRUTHA

    Re: Tell the complete details about career options in the field of Archaeology?

    Quote Originally Posted by Beauty Queen View Post
    My son is doing +2 with maths, physics, chem and comp sci. He wants to do archaeology. What are his career options. I want him to start earn asap. I'm not in a position to spend much on his studies. Please help.
    Archeology can be said to be the study of the ancient past and our forefathers. Cultures that went down and lies buried deep in the sands of time are studied by investigation, recovery, documentation of material remains as well as environmental data.

    Archaeology can be considered to be a subset of anthropology because of its analyzing of prehistoric men and their cultures. One can take up one of the many courses offered in Archeology in order to take up the profession of an archeologist. Given below are the details of the many Archaeology Courses offered in our country.

    Various Archaeology Courses offered in India

    Postgraduate Courses in Archaeology
    • M.A. (Ancient Indian History and Archaeology)
    • M.A. (Archaeology)
    • Diploma Courses in Archaeology
    • Post-Graduate Diploma in Archaeology

    Specialized fields in Archaeology
    • Aerial archaeology
    • Archaeoastronomy
    • Computational archaeology
    • Ethnoarchaeology
    • Experimental archaeology
    • Experimental archaeology
    • Forensic archaeology
    • Historical archaeology
    • Maritime archaeology
    • Zooarchaeology

    Eligibility Criteria for Archaeology Courses

    The graduate level course in Archaeology can be pursued by graduates who have studied History in their clas 10+2. It can also be studied by students who have graduated in any of the following disciplines:
    • Anthropology
    • History
    • Sociology

    Archaeology Colleges in India

    Here are a few institutions in India that present graduate level courses in Archaeology.
    • Allahabad University, Allahabad (Uttar Pradesh)
    • Amity University, Noida (Uttar Pradesh)
    • Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh)
    • Annamalai University, Chennai (Tamil Nadu)
    • Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh)
    • Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar (Punjab)
    • Indira Gandhi National Open University, Delhi
    • Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi
    • Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi
    • Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra (Haryana)
    • Manipur University, Imphal (Manipur)
    • North Eastern Hill University, Shillong (Meghalaya)
    • Panjab University, Chandigarh
    • Punjabi University, Patiala (Punjab)
    • University of Calcutta, Calcutta (West Bengal)
    • University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh)
    • University of Mumbai, Mumbai (Maharashtra)
    • University of Mysore, Mysore (Karnataka)
    • University of Pune, Pune (Maharashtra)
    • University of Rajasthan, Jaipur (Rajasthan)
    • Utkal University, Bhubaneshwar (Orissa)
    • Visva Bharati University, Santiniketan (West Bengal)

    Job Scope after Archaeology Courses

    Once if you have finished his education in the field of Archaeology, it is possible for him to get jobs in many different areas. Individuals can get jobs at museums, research institutes, universities and archives. This field of study has a world-wide appeal and students of Archaeology will get the chance to work inside the nation as well as in foreign nations.

    Job Types available are:
    • Archivist for Court Houses, Libraries, Historic Sites and Other Institutions
    • Archivists
    • Business Analyst
    • Curator and Guide in Museums
    • Curators
    • Documentation Specialist
    • Heritage Conservators
    • Heritage Managers
    • Historian
    • Information Manager
    • Interpreters
    • Lecturer
    • Librarian
    • Library Systems Analyst
    • Managers with the Tourism Industry at National Parks and Historic Sites
    • Online Search Specialist
    • Records Manager
    • Research Assistant
    • Resource Persons in Tourism Industry
    • Teacher
    • Teachers
    • Tourist Guides
    • Writer / Editor with Publishing Houses

    Archaeologists can also get jobs as surveyors, linguists and as professional historians. It is possible for them to get jobs as Numismatists or as Epigraphists as well. The salaries of these professionals will be very much depended on the skills as well as professional experience each person possesses.

    good luck !!!!
  • 24th February 2012 11:05 AM
    Unregistered

    Re: Tell the complete details about career options in the field of Archaeology?

    Thanks for the information
    Beauty Queen
  • 23rd February 2012 10:32 PM
    shiva636

    Re: Tell the complete details about career options in the field of Archaeology?

    Hello Friend,



    Archaeology is a rewarding and challenging career opportunity for those who have an analytical bend of mind and a keen desire to know about the past.

    >>It can give awareness about the heritage and tradition of a country or a culture.

    >>It is the scientific and systematic study of past and human cultures through the recovery, analysis and documentation of material remains and environmental data, like architecture, artifacts, features, landscapes etc.

    >>Archaeology is a career for those who have an acute interest and training in culture and history.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    >>The basic eligibility criteria for Bachelor course in Archaeology (i.e B.A level) of three-year duration, is 10+2 or equivalent.

    >>After graduation you can opt for a Post graduate Diploma or Degree course in Archaeology.

    >>Graduates in History in any stream with an aggregate of 55% marks can apply for Diploma.

    >>Duration of these courses may vary from 1 year to 2 years.

    Institutes Offering This Course Are:

    >>Institute Of Archaeology ,Delhi.

    >>Advance Diploma in Archaeology and Museology

    >>B.A. Indian History, Culture and Archaeology (IHC)

    >>B.A. Museology and Archaeology

    >>M.A. Ancient Indian History, Culture and Archaeology

    >>M.A. Archaeology

    >>M.Phil. Ancient Indian History, Culture and Archaeology

    >>Master in Archaeology and Heritage Management

    >>Ph.D. Ancient Indian History, Culture and Archaeology

    >>Ph.D. Archaeology

    >>Post Graduate Diploma in Archaeology

    Job Opportunities :

    >>Archaeologists have opportunities in historians, linguists and surveyors.

    >>Archaeology graduates have great scope abroad for jobs as well as research as various colleges and universities are well furnished with research programmes.

    >>You can work as curators, heritage conservators, archivists or even as teachers.


    All The Best...
  • 22nd February 2012 11:02 PM
    Just Guesss?

    Re: Tell the complete details about career options in the field of Archaeology?

    Hello friend !!!

    Archaeology :




    Archaeology is the study of the ancient past and our forefathers.

    Archaeology can be considered to be a subset of anthropology because of its analyzing of prehistoric men and their cultures.

    Eligibility Criteria for Archaeology Courses :

    The graduate level course in Archaeology can be pursued by graduates who have studied History in their clas 10+2.

    It can also be studied by students who have graduated in any of the following disciplines:

    Anthropology
    History
    Sociology

    Here are the Archaeology Courses offered in India are :

    Postgraduate Courses in Archaeology
    M.A. (Ancient Indian History and Archaeology)
    M.A. (Archaeology)
    Diploma Courses in Archaeology
    Post-Graduate Diploma in Archaeology

    Specialized fields in Archaeology :

    Aerial archaeology
    Archaeoastronomy
    Computational archaeology
    Ethnoarchaeology
    Experimental archaeology
    Experimental archaeology
    Forensic archaeology
    Historical archaeology
    Maritime archaeology
    Zooarchaeology

    Here are a few institutions in India that present graduate level courses in Archaeology :-

    Allahabad University, Allahabad (Uttar Pradesh)
    Indira Gandhi National Open University, Delhi
    Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi
    Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi
    Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra (Haryana)
    Amity University, Noida (Uttar Pradesh)
    Manipur University, Imphal (Manipur)
    Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh)
    University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh)
    University of Mumbai, Mumbai (Maharashtra)
    University of Mysore, Mysore (Karnataka)
    University of Pune, Pune (Maharashtra)
    Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh)
    Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar (Punjab)

    Archaeology Scope :

    Once you finish the the masters courses in Archaeology you have many options to choose :

    Individuals can get jobs at museums, research institutes, universities and archives.

    Archaeologists can also get jobs as surveyors, linguists and as professional historians.

    It is possible for you to get jobs as Numismatists or as Epigraphists as well.

    Good Luck !!
  • 22nd February 2012 06:09 PM
    puppy

    Re: Tell the complete details about career options in the field of Archaeology?

    hai;
    The field of archaeology is having immense scope. After completing the 12th class, you can join for the graduate course in the field of Archeology. A graduation studies in this field, will make you eligible for the PG course in the same. Some of the job profiles in this field are Field archeologists, academic positions, etc in various government departments. Other job positions are heritage mangers, interpreters, resource persons related to trips organized by tourism industry etc. Various exams are conducted by UPSC or SSC related to different job positions in the same.

    good luck
  • 21st February 2012 10:35 PM
    Expert

    Re: Tell the complete details about career options in the field of Archaeology?

    The field of archaeology is having immense scope. After completing the 12th class, you can join for the graduate course in the field of Archeology. A graduation studies in this field, will make you eligible for the PG course in the same. Some of the job profiles in this field are Field archeologists, academic positions, etc in various government departments. Other job positions are heritage mangers, interpreters, resource persons related to trips organized by tourism industry etc. Various exams are conducted by UPSC or SSC related to different job positions in the same.
  • 4th January 2012 10:24 PM
    Beauty Queen

    Tell the complete details about career options in the field of Archaeology?

    My son is doing +2 with maths, physics, chem and comp sci. He wants to do archaeology. What are his career options. I want him to start earn asap. I'm not in a position to spend much on his studies. Please help.

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