BPA | Duration: 4 Years

Bachelor of Performing Arts

Bachelor of Performing Arts

Eligibility:

10+2 or equivalent from a recognized Board/Council

Selection:

Based on overall performance in last examination followed by Personal Interview.

Fees:

Registration & Admission Fees ( To Be Paid Once Only )
a Prospectus & Form 1000.00
b Registration (To be paid during admission for all courses except for Certificate & Diploma Courses) 20000.00
c Admission Fee 5000.00
d Caution Money Deposit(Common for all streams) - Refundable 5000.00
Tuition Fees
Semester wise Payment 36500.00
Yearly Payment 70000.00
One Time Payment for Full Course 250000.00

Programme Overview:

Performing Arts, known as "Lalit Kala", are forms of arts in which the artists use their physical ability, such as body, face and presence, to perform in front of the audience. There are different categories of performing arts - Music, Drama, Puppetry, Circus acts, Illusion, Mime etc. Music which comprises of basically three forms are related to Singing, Playing Musical Instruments etc. and Dance. In drama, an artist depicts a story or a thought by combining Speech, Gestures, Music, Dance, Facial Expressions and Sound.

Career Opportunities:

Those who possess skill and knowledge in performing arts may choose several career paths depending on the area of specialization.
Jobs available in the performing arts sector such as:

    Acting

    Modern Dancing

    Musician

    Choreographer

    Makeup artist

    Set Designer

    Community worker

    Drama Director

    Music Therapist

    Theatre Director

    Play back singer etc.

Programme Structure:

4-year BPA in DANCE
Sl. No. Names of subjects L T P C TCP
Core Subjects
1 Principles of (Basic Idea) 2 1 0 3 3
2 Basic Techniques 2 0 2 3 3
3 History of Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Xatriya 2 2 - 4 4
4 Life Sketches of Renowned Artist and Gurus (1) 2 2 - 4 4
5 Preliminary Study of Gharanas 2 0 2 3 3
6 Costume & Make-up(Basic Knowledge) 2 0 2 3 3
7 Simple Choreography 2 - 2 3 3
8 Basic Folk Culture of Northeast 1 0 2 2 2
Employability & Personality Enhancement Courses (EPEC)*
8 Foundation Studies: Communication Skills 1 0 0 1 1
9 Foreign Language - I** 2 0 0 2 2
10 Environmental Science / India - land of Diversity 3 0 0 3 3
11 Physical education - I 0 0 2 1 2
11 Concepts of Behavioral Science 1 0 0 1 1
Sl. No. Names of subjects L T P C TCP
Core Subjects
1 Principles of (Illustration) Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Xatriya 2 1 0 3 3
2 Techniques of (Advanced level-1)Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Xatriya 2 0 2 3 3
3 History of (Ancient)Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Xatriya 2 2 - 4 4
4 Life Sketches of Renowned Artist and Gurus(2) 2 2 - 4 4
5 Specific Study of 3 Ghranas 2 0 2 3 3
6 Costume & Make-up(Advance) 0 0 8 4 8
7 Group Choreography 2 - 2 3 3
8 Basic Folk Culture of Bengal, Odissa, Bihar and Jharkhand 1 0 2 2 2
Employability & Personality Enhancement Courses (EPEC)*
9 Communicative & Functional English 1 0 0 1 1
10 Foreign Language - II** 2 0 0 2 2
11 India - land of Diversity / Environmental Science 3 0 0 3 3
12 Physical education - II 0 0 2 1 2
13 Understanding Self and Others 0 0 2 1 2
Sl. No. Names of subjects L T P C TCP
Core Subjects
1 Principles of (Illustration), Advanced-1 2 1 0 3 3
2 Techniques of (Advanced level-2)Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Xatriya 2 0 2 3 3
3 History of (Medieval) 2 2 - 4 4
4 Life Sketches of Renowned Artist and Gurus(20th century) 2 2 - 4 4
5 Specific Study of previous and 3 more Ghranas 2 0 2 3 3
6 Nattyshastra 2 0 2 3 3
7 Group Choreography (Advanced) 2 - 2 3 3
8 Basic Folk Culture of Punjab, Rajasthan, Gujrat 1 0 2 2 2
Employability & Personality Enhancement Courses (EPEC)*
9 Developing Oral Communication & Listening Skills 1 0 0 1 1
10 Foreign Language - III** 2 0 0 2 2
11 Physical education - III 0 0 2 1 2
12 Understanding Problems and Innovative Solutions 1 0 0 1 1
13 Basket Course (may lead to minor track if chosen from same domain in different semesters) *** -- 3 --
Sl. No. Names of subjects L T P C TCP
Core Subjects
1 Principles of (Illustration), Advanced-2 2 1 0 3 3
2 Techniques of (Advanced level-3)Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Xatriya 2 0 2 3 3
3 History of (19th Century) 2 2 - 4 4
4 Life Sketches of Renowned Gurus (20tht century-2) 2 2 - 4 4
5 Specific Study of previous and 3 more Gharanas 2 0 2 3 3
6 Nattyshastra & Aesthetics - I 2 0 2 3 3
7 Literature of theatre of the concerned dance form - I 2 - 2 3 3
8 Basic Folk Culture of Andhra, Kerala, Tamil Nadu 1 0 2 2 2
Employability & Personality Enhancement Courses (EPEC)*
9 Conversation & Public Speaking 1 0 0 1 1
10 Foreign Language - IV** 2 0 0 2 2
11 Physical education - IV 0 0 2 1 2
12 Team Building, Group Dynamics and Leadership 1 0 0 1 1
13 Basket Course (may lead to minor track if chosen from same domain in different semesters) *** -- 3 --
Sl. No. Names of subjects L T P C TCP
Core Subjects
1 Principles of (Illustration), Advanced-4 Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Xatriya 2 1 0 3 3
2 Techniques of (Advanced level-4) Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Xatriya 2 0 2 3 3
3 History of (20th Century) Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Xatriya 2 2 - 4 4
4 Life Sketches of Renowned Gurus(21st century) Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Odissi/ Kuchipudi Dance- V 2 2 - 4 4
5 Specific Study of previous and 3 more Ghranas Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Xatriya 2 0 2 3 3
6 Nattyshastra & Abhinay darpan 2 0 2 3 3
7 Dance Drama & Creative 2 - 2 3 3
8 Rhythm & Aesthetics 1 0 2 2 2
Employability & Personality Enhancement Courses (EPEC)*
9 Career Oriental Communication 1 0 0 1 1
10 Foreign Language - V** 2 0 0 2 2
11 Physical education - V 0 0 2 1 2
12 Stress Management 1 0 0 1 1
13 Basket Course (may lead to minor track if chosen from same domain in different semesters) *** -- 3 --
Sl. No. Names of subjects L T P C TCP
Core Subjects
1 Principles of (Illustration), Advanced-5 Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Xatriya 2 1 0 3 3
2 Techniques of (Advanced level-5) Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Xatriya 2 0 2 3 3
3 History of (Modern) Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Xatriya 2 2 - 4 4
4 Life Sketches of Renowned Gurus(Modern) Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Odissi/ Kuchipudi Dance- V 2 2 - 4 4
5 Study of Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Odissi/ Kuchipudi gharanas- IV 2 0 2 3 3
6 Nattyshastra & Abhinay darpan 2 0 2 3 3
7 Dance Drama & Creative 2 - 2 3 3
8 Rhythm & Aesthetics 1 0 2 2 2
Employability & Personality Enhancement Courses (EPEC)*
9 Communication & Presentation Skills 1 0 0 1 1
10 Foreign Language - VI** 2 0 0 2 2
11 Physical education - VI 0 0 2 1 2
12 Relationship Management and Behavioral Communication 1 0 0 1 1
13 Basket Course (may lead to minor track if chosen from same domain in different semesters) *** -- 3 --
Sl. No. Names of subjects L T P C TCP
Core Subjects
1 Principles of (Illustration), Advanced-6 Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Xatriya 2 1 0 3 3
2 Techniques of (Advanced level-6) Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Xatriya 2 0 2 3 3
3 History of (Modern)Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Xatriya 2 2 - 4 4
4 Life Sketches of Renowned Gurus(Modern) Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Odissi/ Kuchipudi Dance- V 2 2 - 4 4
5 Study of Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Odissi/ Kuchipudi gharanas- V 2 0 2 3 3
6 Nattyshastra & Abhinay darpan 2 0 2 3 3
7 Dance Drama & Creative 2 - 2 3 3
8 Rhythm & Aesthetics 1 0 2 2 2
Employability & Personality Enhancement Courses (EPEC)*
9 Ethics and Business Communication 1 0 0 1 1
10 Foreign Language - VII** 2 0 0 2 2
11 Physical education - VII 0 0 2 1 2
12 Excellence - Personal and Professional 1 0 0 1 1
13 Basket Course (may lead to minor track if chosen from same domain in different semesters) *** -- 3 --
Sl. No. Names of subjects L T P C TCP
Core Subjects
1 Principles of (Illustration), Advanced-7 Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Xatriya 2 1 0 3 3
2 Techniques of (Advanced level-7) Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Xatriya 2 0 2 3 3
3 History of (Modern)Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Xatriya 2 2 - 4 4
4 Life Sketches of Renowned Gurus(Modern)Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Odissi/ Kuchipudi Dance- VII 2 2 - 4 4
5 Study of Kathak/Bharatnatyam/Odissi/ Kuchipudi gharanas- VI 2 0 2 3 3
6 Nattyshastra & Abhinay darpan 2 0 2 3 3
7 Dance Drama & Creative 2 - 2 3 3
8 Rhythm & Aesthetics 1 0 2 2 2
Employability & Personality Enhancement Courses (EPEC)*
9 Effective Workplace Communication 1 0 0 1 1
10 Foreign Language - VIII** 2 0 0 2 2
11 Physical education - VIII 0 0 2 1 2
12 Human Values and Ethics for Success 1 0 0 1 1
13 Basket Course (may lead to minor track if chosen from same domain in different semesters) *** -- 3 --

Note: minor modifications in this structure may be incorporated as per the recommmendations of Board of Studies * these are compulsory subjects and scores/grades will be awarded in the end semester examination ** Subject to availability of the faculty members, few foreign language courses will be offered *** these courses will be offered subject to availabilty of Faculty members & other resources

4-year BPA in VOCAL
Sl. No. Names of subjects L T P C TCP
Core Subjects
1 Basic principle of vocal Music 2 0 2 3 3
2 Study of Preliminary Ragas 3 1 2 5 5
3 Ancient History of Music 2 0 - 2 2
4 Life Sketches of Renowned Vocalist (Early Age) 2 0 - 2 2
5 Knowing about different l Gharanas of Vocal 3 1 2 5 5
6 Aesthetics(basic knowledge) 2 0 - 2 2
7 Music Therapy – I 2 0 2 3 3
8 Sound Engineering – I 2 0 2 3 3
Employability & Personality Enhancement Courses (EPEC)*
9 Foundation Studies: Communication Skills 1 0 0 1 1
9 Foreign Language - I** 2 0 0 2 2
10 Environmental Science / India - land of Diversity 3 0 0 3 3
11 Physical education - I 0 0 2 1 2
11 Concepts of Behavioral Science 1 0 0 1 1
Sl. No. Names of subjects L T P C TCP
Core Subjects
1 Details of different terminologies in Vocal Music 2 0 2 3 3
2 Study of More Ragas 3 1 2 5 5
3 History of Music (Middle Age) 2 0 - 2 2
4 Life Sketches of Renowned Vocalist (19th Centuries) 2 0 - 2 2
5 Life Sketches of Renowned Vocalist (19th Centuries) 3 1 2 5 5
6 Aesthetics – II 2 0 - 2 2
7 Music Therapy – II 2 - 2 3 3
8 Sound Engineering – II 2 0 2 3 3
Employability & Personality Enhancement Courses (EPEC)*
9 Communicative & Functional English 1 0 0 1 1
10 Foreign Language - II** 2 0 0 2 2
11 India - land of Diversity / Environmental Science 3 0 0 3 3
12 Physical education - II 0 0 2 1 2
13 Understanding Self and Others 1 0 0 1 1
Sl. No. Names of subjects L T P C TCP
Core Subjects
1 Advanced explanations of Vocal Music-I 2 0 2 3 3
2 Study of more Ragas with easy light classical compositions 3 1 2 5 5
3 History of Music (Influence of foreign culture) 2 0 - 2 2
4 Life Sketches of Renowned Vocalist- 20th centuries 2 0 - 2 2
5 Study of Vocal Gharanas – (Previous and 3 more) 3 1 2 5 5
6 Physics – III 2 0 - 2 2
7 Music Therapy – III 2 - 2 3 3
8 Yog & Music- Basic 2 0 2 3 3
Employability & Personality Enhancement Courses (EPEC)*
9 Developing Oral Communication & Listening Skills 1 0 0 1 1
10 Foreign Language - III** 2 0 0 2 2
11 Physical education - III 0 0 2 1 2
12 Understanding Problems and Innovative Solutions 1 0 0 1 1
13 Basket Course (may lead to minor track if chosen from same domain in different semesters) *** -- 3 --
Sl. No. Names of subjects L T P C TCP
Core Subjects
1 Advanced explanations of Vocal Music-II 2 0 2 3 3
2 Study of more Ragas with advanced light classical compositions-I 3 1 2 5 5
3 History of Music (Influence of Middle East) 2 0 - 2 2
4 Life Sketches of Renowned Vocalist- Post 20th centuries 2 0 - 2 2
5 Study of Vocal Gharanas – (Previous and 3 more) 3 1 2 5 5
6 Physics – IV 2 0 - 2 2
7 Music Therapy – IV 2 - 2 3 3
8 Yog & Music -IV 2 0 2 3 3
Employability & Personality Enhancement Courses (EPEC)*
9 Conversation & Public Speaking 1 0 0 1 1
10 Foreign Language - IV** 2 0 0 2 2
11 Physical education - IV 0 0 2 1 2
12 Team Building, Group Dynamics and Leadership 1 0 0 1 1
13 Basket Course (may lead to minor track if chosen from same domain in different semesters) *** -- 3 --
Sl. No. Names of subjects L T P C TCP
Core Subjects
1 Advanced explanations of Vocal Music-III 2 0 2 3 3
2 Study of more Ragas with advanced light classical compositions-II 3 1 2 5 5
3 History of Music (Influence of European Culture) 2 0 - 2 2
4 Life Sketches of Renowned Vocalist- 21st centuries 2 0 - 2 2
5 Study of Vocal Gharanas – (Previous and 3 more) 3 1 2 5 5
6 Physics – V 2 0 - 2 2
7 Music Therapy – V 2 - 2 3 3
8 Folk Music- V 2 0 2 3 3
Employability & Personality Enhancement Courses (EPEC)*
9 Career Oriental Communication 1 0 0 1 1
10 Foreign Language - V** 2 0 0 2 2
11 Physical education - V 0 0 2 1 2
12 Stress Management 1 0 0 1 1
13 Basket Course (may lead to minor track if chosen from same domain in different semesters) *** -- 3 --
Sl. No. Names of subjects L T P C TCP
Core Subjects
1 Advanced explanations of Vocal Music-IV 2 0 2 3 3
2 Study of more Ragas with advanced light classical compositions-III 3 1 2 5 5
3 History of Music (Influence of Indian Cinema) 2 0 - 2 2
4 Life Sketches of Renowned Vocalist- Modern Period 2 0 - 2 2
5 Over all Study of Vocal Gharanas 3 1 2 5 5
6 Physics – VI 2 0 - 2 2
7 Music Therapy – VI 2 - 2 3 3
8 Folk Music- VI 2 0 2 3 3
Employability & Personality Enhancement Courses (EPEC)*
9 Communication & Presentation Skills 1 0 0 1 1
10 Foreign Language - VI** 2 0 0 2 2
11 Physical education - VI 0 0 2 1 2
12 Relationship Management and Behavioral Communication 1 0 0 1 1
13 Basket Course (may lead to minor track if chosen from same domain in different semesters) *** -- 3 --
Sl. No. Names of subjects L T P C TCP
Core Subjects
1 Advanced explanations of Vocal Music-V 2 0 2 3 3
2 Study of more Ragas with advanced light classical compositions-IV 3 1 2 5 5
3 History of Music (Influence of European Culture) 2 0 - 2 2
4 Life Sketches of Renowned Tabla Players – VII 2 0 - 2 2
5 Study of Vocal Gharanas – (Previous and 3 more) 3 1 2 5 5
6 Physics – VII 2 0 - 2 2
7 PMusic Therapy – VII 2 - 2 3 3
8 Folk Music- VII 2 0 2 3 3
Employability & Personality Enhancement Courses (EPEC)*
9 Ethics and Business Communication 1 0 0 1 1
10 Foreign Language - VII** 2 0 0 2 2
11 Physical education - VII 0 0 2 1 2
12 Excellence - Personal and Professional 1 0 0 1 1
13 Basket Course (may lead to minor track if chosen from same domain in different semesters) *** -- 3 --
Sl. No. Names of subjects L T P C TCP
Core Subjects
1 Advanced explanations of Vocal Music-VI 2 0 2 3 3
2 Study of more Ragas with advanced light classical compositions-V 3 1 2 5 5
3 History of Music (Influence of European Culture) 2 0 - 2 2
4 Life Sketches of Renowned Vocalist- 21st centuries 2 0 - 2 2
5 Life Sketches of Renowned Vocalist- 21st centuries 3 1 2 5 5
6 Study of Vocal Gharanas – (Previous and 3 more) 3 1 2 5 5
7 Physics – VIII 2 0 - 2 3
8 Music Therapy – VIII 2 - 2 3 3
8 Folk Music- VIII 2 0 2 3 3
Employability & Personality Enhancement Courses (EPEC)*
9 Effective Workplace Communication 1 0 0 1 1
10 Foreign Language - VIII** 2 0 0 2 2
11 Physical education - VIII 0 0 2 1 2
12 Human Values and Ethics for Success 1 0 0 1 1
13 Basket Course (may lead to minor track if chosen from same domain in different semesters) *** -- 3 --

Note: minor modifications in this structure may be incorporated as per the recommmendations of Board of Studies *these are compulsory subjects and scores/grades will be awarded in the end semester examination **Subject to availability of the faculty members, few foreign language courses will be offered ***these courses will be offered subject to availabilty of Faculty members & other resources.