B.A Music


Minimum Qualifications
  1. Candidates seeking admission to the Bachelor with Honours in Music (Hindustani/ Karnatak) (Vocal/Instrumental) Music & Percussion Course must have passed any one of the following examinations with 45% or more marks in the aggregate with Music as one of the subjects: Senior School Certificate Examination (12-year Course) of the Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi

  2. OR

  3. Indian School Certificate Examination (12-year Course) of the Council for Indian School Certificate Examination, New Delhi;

  4. OR

  5. Intermediate Examination of any of the Indian Universities/Boards recognised by the University of Delhi;

  6. OR

  7. Any other examination recognised as equivalent to the Senior School Certificate Examination (12-year Course) of the Central Board of Secondary Education. New Delhi;

  8. OR

  9. Pre-University Examination (2-year Course) of an Indian University/board recognised by the University of Delhi;
  10. Note:
    1. Candidates who have not offered Music as one of the subjects at the last qualifying Examination and desirous of seeking admission to the Bachelor with Honours in Music (Hindustani/Karnatak) (Vocal/lnstrumental) & Percussion Course, must have learnt Music for not less than three years in a recognised institution.

    learnt Music for not less than three years from a well-known teacher/guru. Such candidates will be required to submit a certificate issued by the institution/teacher/guru, as the case may be to this effect.
    2. The aggregate 45% marks requirement of any of the examinations mentioned above (clause 1) will be determined on the basis of one language (core/ elective) and three more elective subjects including Music.
    3. List of institutions for grant of recognition in connection with the eligibility clause for admission to Bachelor with Honours in Music Sangeet Shiromani Diploma Course, in Hindustani Music:
    a. Bhatkhande Sangeet Vidyapeeth (main branches)
    b. Gandharva Mahavidyalaya Mandal (main branches)
    c. Prayag Sangeet Samiti (main branches)
    d. Indira Kala Sangeet Vishvavidyalaya (main branches)
    e. Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan (main branches)
    f. Bhartiya Kala Kendra, New Delhi
    g. Sangeet Bharati, New Delhi
    h. Triveni, New Delhi

    It is not possible to give such a list for Karnatak Music because there are no institutions as such in Delhi for teaching Karnatak Music. However, a candidate who has learnt Karnatak Music for three years from an individual Guru, will be required to furnish a certificate to this effect with the registration/admission form.
Method of Selection and Admission
Entrance Test, as is mentioned in Clause-I, above, is conducted by the Department, as per the schedule of admissions announced. A merit list is prepared on the basis of the performance of candidates at the Entrance Test, details of which are notified on the Notice Board of the Department and admissions made, in order of merit, subject to availability of seats. Music being a performing art, admissions will be made strictly on the basis of merit of the performance at the Entrance Test and the candidates’s aptitude on the concerned subject.
Fee Schedule:

For 1st year For 2nd year
1. Admission Fee 20/- 20/-
2. University Enrolment Fee 600/- -
3. Tuition Fee 120/- 120/-
4. University Athletic Assn. Fee 10/- 10/-
5. W.U.S. Health Centre 60/- 60/-
6. Cultural Council Fund 5/- 5/-
7. University Development Fund 300/- 300/-
8. University Library Fee 12/- 12/-
9. N.S.S. Fund. 20/- 20/-
10. University Library Development Fund 200/- 200/-
11. University Library Security Deposit 1000/- (Refundalde)
12. Prevention of Sexual Harrassment Fund 10/- 10/-

*Re-enrolment Fee is Rs. 100/-, per year (for old/existing students).

NOTE: The said Fee structure is subject to change by the University from time to time.