Vocational training for conservators
If you are interested in the master program „Restoration, Art Technology and Conservation Science” with the specialization on "Book and Paper", please feel free to contact the IBR using the contact form of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek.
The Institute of Conservation and Restoration (IBR) educates and trains conservators within the framework of the major field of studies "Book and Paper" of the consecutive master’s program „Restoration, Art Technology and Conservation Science" on the basis of an institutional cooperation between the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek and the Technische Universität München. The prerequisite for the program is a BA in the field of graphics, archival and library materials.
The scientific evidence-based and applied master’s program „Restoration, Art Technology and Conservation Science" at the Technische Universität München incorporates instruction in the current requirements and challenges of the profession. The close collaboration between the Technische Universität München and the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek allows students of this Germany-wide unique master’s program to benefit from both the interdisciplinary opportunities at the conservation campus of Munich and the decades of experience of the Institute of Conservation and Restoration.