The Capacity Development Program in Built Heritage studies and Conservation is a joint initiative of the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya (CSMVS) Mumbai, Sir J.J. College of Architecture, Mumbai and the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Heritage Conservation Society (MMR- HCS).

The objective of this programme is to build capacity on the practical aspects of built heritage conservation.


The program is open for any person with a graduation in any discipline or practical experience in architectural works. However, participants enrolling for the diploma should have a graduate degree, preferably in Architecture, Civil Engineering or Fine Arts. Practitioners with relevant work experience may also enroll. All diploma applications will be screened on the basis of educational qualifications and work experience prior to granting admission to the course.

For more details please write to the Programme Coordinator, Built Heritage Studies and Conservation Cell, CSMVS Museum Art Conservation Centre, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, 159/161, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Fort, Mumbai – 400023. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


No. Module Module Co-ordinator Dates Venue
1 Structural Conservation Retrofit & Maintenance Prof Arun Menon 17th July to 21st July 2017 Sir J.J. College of Architecture
2 Lime Plaster, Stone & Cement Conservation Anupam Sah 11th Sep to 15th Sep 2017 CSMVS Museum
3 Conservation of Wood, Metal, Glass and Ceramics Anupam Sah 13th Nov to 17th Nov 2017 CSMVS Museum
4 Conservation Project Management Kirtida Unwalla 15th Jan to 19th Jan 2018 Sir J.J. College of Architecture
5 Urban Conservation and Enabling Enviornment Pankaj Joshi 12th Feb to 16th Feb 2018 Sir J.J. College of Architecture

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