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Join the Museum without Boundaries

At Sarmaya, we believe strongly in finding and nurturing curiosity and enthusiasm for, and competencies in, art, heritage and museum management in India. We are always in search of those who are as passionate as we are about this country’s immeasurable cultural wealth and who find innovative new ways to share their knowledge with the world. At Sarmaya we provide opportunities for people to enrich their understanding and knowledge of Indian art and history contributing to our purpose and mission. We are committed to creating a space of collaboration, learning and diversity.


How to Apply

Watch this page for updates on opportunities available within the Sarmaya team. You can write to us at with your resume and brief note of interest. While we appreciate the interest, only those selected will be contacted for an interview.

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Our next set of internship opportunities opens in November 2022

The Sarmaya Internship Programme is a paid, three-month internship opportunity to work with the team at the Sarmaya archive in Mumbai. The internship provides practical, hands-on training in collections management, research and documentation. Based on the academic background, experience, interests and skills of an applicant, we offer internships with our research and design teams.

To join the Sarmaya team, get first-hand experience through an internship program or volunteer for one of our special projects, send us a brief note of interest at

Our Interns

Meet our alumni, the bright young minds who have worked with Sarmaya in the past exploring the worlds of museum management, art curation and heritage conservation at our archives.

Harshita Jadeja
(St. Xavier's College, Mumbai)

K Nitya Devayya
(Ashoka University)

Kashyapi Rane
(National Museum Institute)

Sanika Shah
(NIFT, Mumbai)

Nikita Fernandes
(St Xaviers College)

Janak Doctor-Gregory
(St Xaviers Mumbai)

Shailee Mehta

Prithvi Subrahmanyam
(American School of Bombay)

Nishtha Dani
(Ashoka University)

Manisha Kalliveli
(Sophia College)

Katherine Bibilouri
(Science Po, Paris and Columbia University)

Kuhu Kopariha
(Sophia College)

Vinzent Wesselmann
(Sciences Po, Paris and Columbia University)

Juhi Valia
(St Xaviers College)

Diksha Ahire
(Deccan College Postgraduate and Research Institute)

Chandrica Barua
(University of Edinburgh)