Master of Performing Arts(MPA)

Master of Performing Arts(MFA) in Bharatanatyam, Kuchipudi, Mohiniyattam, Kathak and Odissi is a unique 2 year i.e., 4 Semesters, Post graduate course that focusses on the training of the Dance Practitioners both from the Theory and the Practical Perspectives involving intense Research sessions. This is typically designed for Dance Practitioners who had intensive training in their specific dance form for at least 5 years. This Full Time dedicated course offers teaching under Full Time Faculty both for Theory and Practical with well-equipped Teaching aids and intricately framed Syllabus that is unparalleled. The Holistic development of the Dancer is the prime concern with a view of creating a better World of Performing Arts.

Course Curriculum

Course Curriculum

Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

Some of the careers that await them would be being a

  • Researcher
  • Academician
  • Artepreneur (Arts Entrepreneur)
  • Sound and Lighting Technician/Expert
  • Costume Designer
  • Choreographer
  • Nattuvanar
  • Composer

The careers in the Dance field are many and are always subject to the dedication and the passion of the individual.



Artepreneur (Arts Entrepreneur)

Sound and Lighting Technician/Expert




Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria
  • Duration: 2 Years (4 semesters)
  • Course Type: Full Time
  • Eligibility:A graduate in any degree from a recognized University along with any Govt conducted Examination certificate in Karnataka (or an equivalent body from other states)/ A minimum of 5 years of learning experience from a reputed dance institution or guru/ An undergraduate in Dance.
  • Selection Process: An entrance exam & interview will be conducted (The dates will be communicated upon acceptance of application)

How to Apply?


+91-80-6622 6622 +91-98860 62843

Application Fee

Master of Performing Arts(MPA)

Indian / SAARC Nationals 1000
NRI Fee 2000
Foreign Nationals 50