Our research

The Department of Conservation & Built Heritage has as one of its core functions moving forward a research agenda, centred around a wide range of aspects connected to Cultural Heritage, its management, conservation and outreach.

As such, our Department has since its inception been collaborating with Heritage entities, both locally and in the wider Heritage community, to develop themes and projects which also feed into its teaching curriculum. Long-standing collaboration with other University of Malta Departments, including Classics & Archaeology, Metallurgy & Materials EngineeringChemistry and Art & Art History, also sets the basis for strong multi-disciplinary research themes. 

The projects currently underway within our Department are: