Through this specially curated selection of courses, you can explore a world of opportunities that enable you to study the arts.
Catering to all levels of expertise - from beginners to advanced learners - you can find courses here to sign up for that are in perfect sync with your interests and your timeline.
The course durations range from ones that are less than 6 months long to Masters and Post Doctoral course opportunities. We’ve also made sure that the courses are focused on Indians, and most of the physical courses listed are located in India.
This easy-to-navigate selection can be filtered by type of course, whether it’s paid or unpaid, and whether it’s a degree, diploma or certificate course.
Here's a curated list of courses we recommend on Visual Arts and Art History. Offered by institutions, galleries and museum organisations from India as well as abroad, these courses are taught online.
AF charts out an extensive range of college degrees, diplomas and certificate courses on the Visual Arts, Art History, Museology, Archaeology and Conservation. Hosted by institutions across India, these classes will be conducted at their respective campuses.
TOP 3 ONLINE COURSES
Certificate in Heritage Studies & Short Certificate Courses in Conservation Philosophy, Practice and Skills, INTACH (Globally Applicable)
INTACH introduces 'Certificate in Heritage Studies' & 'Short Certificate Courses in Conservation Philosophy, Practice and Skills'; both very accessible and interactive and specially designed for the online mode in the current scenario.
Aesthetics, Criticism & Theory (ACT), Jnanapravaha Mumbai (Globally Applicable)
Aesthetics, Criticism & Theory (ACT) is an intensive four-month online programme of in-depth seminars providing students with a rigorous introduction to art history, criticism, aesthetics and critical theory.
Documentary Practice and Visual Journalism, International Centre of Photography
International Centre of Photography, one of the leading destination for photographers, is inviting applications for the 2021-2022 Creative Practices and Documentary Practice and Visual Journalism Programs
TOP 3 OFFLINE COURSES
Bachelors of Visual Arts, College of Fine Arts, Bangalore
A Bachelor course spanning over four years (eight semesters) training selected applicants in painting, sculptural art, printmaking, art history, animation and ceramic.
Certificate Course in Art History , National Museum Institute, New Delhi
The National Museum Institute offers two certificate courses for any candidate willing to gain an elementary knowledge about Indian Art History.
Post-graduate Diploma in Modern and Contemporary Indian Art and Curatorial Studies, Bhau Daji Lad Museum, Mumbai
This is a year-long, weekend course covering the theoretical and critical study of the history of Indian Art from 1850 to the present enabling students to understand Indian art in the broader context.