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Date: 09 Aug 2016    Group: Education    Category: India Educational Consultants   

Is there any university totally devoted to the education of music in India? In case so, then what courses are available in such universities and what is the eligibility criteria and admission procedure in the same? Is it possible to get admission in such universities for a renowned musician without any formal education?
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Author: Venkiteswaran.    10 Aug 2016      Member Level: Diamond     Points : 2  (Rs 2)    Voting Score: 0

Indira Kala Sangit Vishwavidyalaya,Khairagarh, Chhattisgarh is one with the motto and objectives " to provide instructions in all branches of Music and Fine Arts, to make provisions for research and advancement of studies in Music and Fine Arts and dissemination of knowledge their of.".
They have undergraduate, post graduate and diploma courses.
For specific details you may visit http://iksvv.com.


Author: Vishnu Priya    10 Aug 2016      Member Level: Silver     Points : 3  (Rs 3)    Voting Score: 0

List of universities completely devoted to music:

1. Bhatkhande Music Institute University(Deemed), Lucknow

Departments:

Vocal(Gayan)
Classical
Semi-classical
Light vocal

Instrumental(Vadan)
A) Swara vadya
Sitar, Sarod, Flute, Keyboard, harmonium, Guitar,
Sarangi

B) Tala vadya
Tabla, Pakhawaj

Dance(Nritya)
Kathak, Bharathanatyam, Manipuri dance, Folk dance

Musicology and Research

Applied music

Other courses:

Diploma in Music - 2 years
Bachelor of Performing Arts (B.P.A.) - 3 years
Master of Performing Arts (M.P.A.) - 2 years
Ph.D

Training programmes:

Dhrupad-Dhamar
Thumri singing
Light classical music

2. Indira Kala Sangeet University, Chattisgarh

Departments:

Department of Music
Department of Dance
Department of Folk Music
Department of Visual Arts
Department of Arts

3. Eastern Fare Music Foundation, Bangalore

Courses:

Classical
Plectrum
Bass
Acoustic Guitar (Western Music and Contemporary Music) Piano (Western Classical and Jazz)
Keyboard (Western and Contemporary Music)
Carnatic vocal
Veena

Students are trained in both practical and theoretical background and they have to apply and appear for examinations in Trinity Guild Hall.

3. Delhi School of Music:

They have tie up with Trinity College and offer courses in both Indian and Western Classical music.

4. K.K. Music conservatory, Chennai (Founded by A.R.Rahman)

5. Adharsh Kala Mandir, Madhya Pradesh

6. Utkal University Faculty Arts, Debagarh

Veena
Sarod
Karnatak
Guitar
Violin

7. Siddhu Kanhu University, Jharkhand

Veena
Sarod
Karnatak
Guitar
Violin
Vocal

8. University of Jammu Music and Fine Arts, Jammu

Veena
Guitar
Violin
Vocal
Sitar

9. Tilak Manjhi Bhagalpur, Bihar

Veena
Guitar
Violin
Vocal
Sitar

10. Amravati University, Amravati

Vocal
Hindustani
Karnatak
Veena
Sitar
Tabla

11. Lalit Narayan Mithila University, Darbhanga


Vocal
Hindustani
Karnatak
Veena
Sitar
Tabla

12. Kirori Mal College(University of Delhi)

Harmonium/Keyboard
Hindustani
Karnatak
Vocal

13. Gandharva Mahavidyalaya, Central Delhi

Hindustani
Sitar
Tabla
Violin
Vocal

14. College of Fine Arts, Bangalore

Guitar
Sitar
Veena
Violin
Vocal

15. RukminiDevi College of Fine Arts, Chennai

Flute
Guitar
Harmonium
Keyboard
Tabla
Mridangam
Hindustani
Karnatak

16. Saraswati Music College, Central Delhi

Guitar
Vocal

17. Bengal Music College(University of Calcutta)

Hindustani
Vocal
Sitar
Tabla
Violin

18. Government college of Music, Chennai

Instrumental
Sarod
Vocal
Violin

19. Rabindra Bharathi University, Kolkatta

Hindustani
Tabla
Veena
Violin
Vocal

There are other universities which are not completely devoted to music but offer music courses.

University of Madras
University of Delhi
Tanjore Tamil University





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