Conference/Workshop/Seminar : Archaeology
24th One Day Workshop In Archaeology and History,2017
Inagurated by Dr. G.B.Deglurkar, Ex. Chancellor

On 4th August 2017 ‘One day workshop in archaeology and history for school teachers , interested people and students’ was conducted in the department of Archaeology by Archaeology Museum and Maratha History Museum Jointly, it was 24th in the series. visit to museums, scientific laboratories were arranged for the participants. Total 14 participants including teachers, students and other interested people took part in the workshop. For this success we received very good help and co-operation from department teaching and non-teaching staff, administrative staff and others. Shri. G.D. Mandke, Curator Maratha History Museum worked hard and took keen interest to success this workshop. Museum staff thankful to all the staff of Deccan College.




23rd One Day Workshop In Archaeology and History,2016
Inagurated by Dr. A.P. Jamkhedkar, Chancellor

One Day Workshop for School Teachers, Interested persons and Students in Archaeology & History-
On 29th July 2016 ‘One day workshop in archaeology and history for school teachers , interested people and students’ was conducted in the department of Archaeology by Archaeology Museum and Maratha History Museum Jointly, it was 23rd in the series. visit to museums, scientific laboratories were arranged for the participants. Total 79 participants including teachers, students and other interested people took part in the workshop. This workshop was one of the great successes of our department. For this great success we received very good help and co-operation from department teaching and non-teaching staff, administrative staff and others. Shri. G.D. Mandke, Curator, Maratha History Museum worked hard and took keen interest to success this workshop. Museum staff thankful to all the staff of Deccan College.




International Seminar on Symbolism in Indian Art, Archaeology and Literature 2016

International Seminar on Symbolism in Indian Art, Archaeology and Literature was held in Deccan College Postgraduate and Research Institute between 1st and 3rd December, 2016. The seminar focused on discussing significance of symbolism in Indian art, archaeology and literature to reconstruct the cultural history of ancient India. The seminar was a grand success with more than 150 papers presented on multiple paradigms on ancient Indian symbols.




ASTRA 2016

International Conference on Ancient Science and Technology: Retrospection and Aspiration (ASTRA) washeld in Deccan College Postgraduate and Research Institute between 9 th to 11 th January 2016. The mainfocus of the Conference was to discuss archaeological and textual evidences regarding origin anddevelopment of fundamental technologies and sciences. The Conference was a huge success with morethan 110 papers presented along with special lectures delivered by international scholars.




Indo-UK joint symposium on "Establishing a baseline for Understanding Late Quaternary megafaunal extinctions in India: local and global contexts", held in Pune 411001, from 16th to 18th February 2015.

Winter School 2014
Deccan College Post Graduate and Research Institute (Deemed University), Pune- 411 006.
Platinum Jubilee Year 2014-15
One week 'winter School' in "Quaternary Geoarchaeology and paleoenvironment"
Organized During 8th-13th December, 2014 at Department of Archaeology.
Convenor - Prof. P. D. Sabale
Winter School 2014 - A report (Download)
Current Science Vol_108 No_5 10 March 2015 (Download)


International Seminar on Archaeology

International Seminar on Archaeology and Language and Joint Annual Conference of Indian Archaeological Society (48th), Indian Society for Prehistoric and Quaternary Studies (42nd), and Indian History and Culture Society (38th), on 6th – 9th October 2014

Convenor - Prof. V.S. Shinde
Coordinators - Dr. Arti Deshpande-Mukherjee, Dr. Shailendra Mohan, and Dr. Prasad Joshi


One day seminar on "New Perspective on the Indian Acheulian"

One day seminar on "New Perspective on the Indian Acheulian" to Honour Dr.R.S. Pappu on his 80th Birthday held at Department of Archaeology Deccan College, Pune on 22nd November

One day seminar on "Indian Quaternary Palaeoenvironment and Geoarchaeology" to Honour Dr. S.N. Rajguru on his 80th Birthday held at Department of Archaeology, Deccan College, Pune on 23rd November

(One-day workshop) Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the Discovery of Acheulian Handaxe at Pallavaram, by Robert Bruce Foote on 30th May 1863. Conducted on 30th May 2013



International Seminar on Harappan Sites in Western India (Gujarat) 22-24 march 2012
Convenor - Vasant Shinde
Co-Convenor - Prabodh Shirvalkar
  • National Seminar on Archaeology of Western India Organised by ASI, Mumbai circle and DCPRI, Pune, 5th and 6th November 2012
  • (Three-day workshop) Flintknapping: An Insight into the Art of Stone tool Making, January 2012
  • (One day workshop) Water Management, Past and Future – An Archaeological Perspective


  • (One-day workshop) Warli Art: an Ethnoarchaeological Perspective, September 2011

    One day seminar on "Indian Quaternary Palaeoenvironment and Geoarchaeology" to Honour Dr. S.N. Rajguru on his 80th Birthday held at Department of Archaeology, Deccan College, Pune on 23rd November


    © 2016, Deccan College Post Graduate and Research Institute, Pune
    Design and Developed by: Torna Informatics