Jan. 31, 2019

Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar inaugurated the new Campus of the National Museum Institute at Noida. Till now, the Institute has been working from the premises of the National Museum, Janpath, New Delhi.


  • Background: The National Museum Institute of the History of Art, Conservation and Museology was formed and registered in 1989 under the Societies Registration Act, 1860. 

  • Status: It has been accorded the status of 'Deemed to be University'. 

  • Parent Ministry: Ministry of Culture. 

  • Mandate: 
    • The Institute is one of the leading centres in the country for training and research in the field of art and cultural heritage. 

    • It imparts higher education in Master of Arts and Ph. D in the field of History of Art, Conservation and Museology. 

Source : PIB