Top Colleges for Anthropology
Anthropology is the field of study which deals with past and present of humans. The field of anthropology has become one of the most prominent across the globe. According to Crain, “Adding an anthropologist to a research team is like moving from black-and-white TV to color”. An anthropologist can work in different job profiles such as Paleontologist, Archaeologist, Laboratory Assistant, Forensic Anthropologist, Primatologist, Medical Anthropologist, Cultural Resource Manager, Ethnographer, Human Resources Specialist, Refugee Services Coordinator, Museum Technician, Archivist, Lobbyist, University Professor, Project Development Officer, Rural Development Officer, Foreign Aid Worker, Museum Education Director, Policy Scientist, Research Consultant, Survey Researcher and many more profiles. There are several institutes across India which imparts degree colleges in anthropology. Best of them are mentioned here:
Arunachal Institute of Tribal Studies (AITS), Itanagar
Arunachal Institute of Tribal Studies (AITS), Itanagar offers the MA programme in anthropology. It is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University and is approved by UGC. The institute is one of the best institutes of Andhra Pradesh working for empowerment of tribal community. It has state of the art infrastructure equipped with numerous facilities for the students.
Apex Professional University, Pasighat
Apex Professional University, Pasighat is a premier college of arts studies. It imparts high quality education to its students. It offers the unique course of anthropology. It has gained prestigious name and fame in the sector in anthropology education.
National PG College, Lucknow
National PG College, Lucknow has been endowed in 1974 by late Shri Chandra Bhanu Gupta (former chief minister of Uttar Pradesh). The college is being run under NSS (National Service Scheme) and NCC. The institute runs on the principle of imparting high quality education to the students and making them knowledgeable. It is one of the premier institutes of Uttar Pradesh.
University of Pune, Pune
University of Pune, Pune has been established in 1949 with the motive to impart high quality education in various disciplines. It offers the unique course programme of anthropology for the students who wish to shape their career as an anthropologist.
Punjab University: Department of Anthropology, Chandigarh
Punjab University: Department of Anthropology, Chandigarh is a Centre of Excellence since its endowment in the year 1960 by Late Professor S.R.K. Chopra. It has been promoting education and development in the field of anthropology since decades. The fully experienced team of faculties imparts high quality education to the students.
Dibrugarh University, Dibrugarh
Established in 1965, Dibrugarh University is one of the leading institutes of eastern India. It offers high quality education in various sectors. It offers high quality anthropological education. It is a member of AIU and is accredited by NAAC.
All of these institutes are best in the field of anthropological education and leads to a successful career.