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 Approaches to Built Heritage Conservation Mustansir Dalvi 08th to 12thAug 2016 Sir J.J. College of Architecture
2 Materials Conservation I Anupam Sah 19thto 23rd, Sep 2016 CSMVS Museum
3 Material Conservation II Anupam Sah 17th to 21st, Oct 2016 CSMVS Museum
4 Structural Conservation, Retrofit and Maintenance Prof. Arun Menon 19th to 23rd, Dec 2016 Sir J.J. College of Architecture
5 Conservation Project Management Ravindra Gundu Rao 09th to 13th, Jan 2017 Sir J.J. College of Architecture
6 Urban Conservation & Enabling Environment Pankaj Joshi 06th to 10th, Mar 2017 Sir J.J. College of Architecture

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