Archeology is the study of ancient cultures through examination of their buildings, tools and other objects. Their tasks involves surveying, excavation and analysis of data collected to learn more about the past human life.

Career Options

  • - - Archivist - Cartographer - Higher education lecturer - Records manager - Social researcher - Tourism officer

Educational Qualifications

  • - Bachelor's degree - Master's degree

Personal Skills

  • - Abundant Knowledge of History - An Avid Reading Habits - Excellent Penmanship - Analytical and Focused Mind

Courses to be pursued

  • - Bachelor’s degree in history - Bachelor’s degree in sociology - Bachelor’s degree in anthropology - Bachelor’s degree in Indian History

Top Colleges

  • Alpha Jr. College of Science & Commerce Address:ShahajiRaje Municipal School Building, ShahajiRajeMarg, Vile Parle (E), Mumbai, Maharashtra 400057 Phone: 02232974900 Website:

Working Conditions

Archaeologist may work indoors. They analyze artifacts and conduct research while working indoors. Archaeologist may work outdoors and can undertake field work. The conditions can be harsh at various sites.

Top Companies

  • Indian Council of Historical Research (ICHR) Address: 35 Ferozeshah Road,New Delhi 110 001 Phone: +911123382321 Website:

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