Historical and cultural heritage: study, preservation and use | Master's Degree Program | Altai State University

This Master's program has a practice-oriented orientation and meets the needs of the cultural sphere in qualified personnel, first of all, in museum curators and specialists in the sphere of museum registration. The program is aimed at the professional training of masters in museology, who would be able to develop the museum theory and museum practice in the XXI century and work with all kinds of cultural and natural heritage. The Master's program is realized with the participation of leading specialists - representatives of the museum industry of the region.


51.04.04 Museumology and Protection of Objects of Cultural and Natural Heritage


Historical and cultural heritage: study, preservation and use

Learning mode

Full-time education, 2 years

State-funded places


Employer-sponsored places


Fee-paying places


Tuition fees per semester in 2023 / 2024 academic year

57 615 ₽

Entrance test

Museology major exam https://www.asu.ru/files/documents/00026864.pdf

Passing score in 2022


What training you get

Skills in research work in the museum field; identify objects of museum significance, evaluate them, register them, determine their status; develop and conduct tours for various target audiences; develop and implement programs in the field of preservation and use of cultural and natural heritage; conduct grant activities in the field of culture; make attribution, scientific description of museum objects and cultural and historical monuments; apply digital and multimedia technologies in the field of visualization,

Career opportunities and graduates

Graduates of the museology master's degree will find employment in various cultural institutions, including the leading museums of the country; they can work as curators of exhibitions, specialists in tourism and excursion business, specialists in state protection of monuments, they can work in regional authorities in the field of culture and nature management; they can work as teachers in educational institutions of all levels, and improve their research qualification by entering graduate school.


  • Program Head - Doctor of Historical Sciences, Head of the Department of Archaeology, Ethnography and Museology Tishkin Alexey Alexeevich.
  • Phone: +7 (963) 530-09-54
  • E-mail: tishkin210@mail.ru

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