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 Dates
1 Lime Plaster, Stone & Stucco Conservation 24th Sept - 28th Sept 2018
2 Conservation of Wood, Metal, Glass & Ceramics 22nd Oct - 26th Oct 2018
3 Structural Conservation, Retrofit & Maintenance 3rd Dec - 7th Dec 2018
4 Conservation Project Management 20th Jan - 25th Jan 2019
5 Urban Conservation & Enabling Environment 25th Feb - 1st March 2019

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