The study began in Archeology departments at Faculty of Arts before the university separation from Assuit University. Egyptology: The study began (Regularity) in 1991 / 1992 and (Affiliation) in 1997 / 1998. Islamic and Coptic Archeology: The study began (Regularity) in 1991 / 1992 and (Affiliation) in 1998 /1999. Restoration: The study began (Regularity) in 2000 / 2001 and (Affiliation) in 2001 / 2002. Decree No. (129) in 2006 was issued to establish Faculty of Archeology ,Qena and as a result of that the three departments mentioned above were transferred from Faculty of Arts to Faculty of Archeology, Qena according to the university council decision No.(709) on 13/8/2006.The study began for the first class in 2006 / 2007.
Studying monuments in the South of Upper Egypt where there are about 70% of Egyptian monuments Studying monuments will be in the light of Egyptian relations with Nile Valley countries on the different eras Establishing distinguished museum of Egyptian monuments on the different eras to train students on scientific museum presentation system Establishing electronic library of modern means to be an information bank