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    Is there any music university in India?


    Interested in graduating in music? Wondering if there is a music university in India? On this page experts shall respond to your query.

    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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  • #137991
    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.

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    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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