Art has been part and parcel of our tradition since time immemorial. Though it can be classified into many categories two categories namely, Performing Arts and Fine Arts are of great significance. While Performing Arts is related to performing certain skills including dance, drama, music, etc. Fine Arts are related to drawing, painting, photography, sculpture, and many other similar things which require high-class imagination, intellect, etc. Keeping in view the importance of the above-mentioned Arts, Ranchi University, Ranchi opened the Department of Performing and Fine Arts in 2016 to cater to the locals to become artists. The purpose is also to bring the latent talent of budding artists and make them able in meeting global needs.
The Department offers four courses-
M.A. in Music,
M.A. in Theatre,
M.A. in Dance and
M.A. in Fine Arts.
For admissions to the above-mentioned courses, aspiring candidates should have completed a Bachelor’s Degree in any stream from any recognized university/college/institution. The candidate should have a basic concept as per the need of the course. The concept of the concerned candidate shall be tested by the Department through either written test or viva-voce or practical or any other mode which the Department deems fit. Any degree or diploma in relevant courses shall be of added advantage for admission in the relevant courses.
The syllabi of the courses are designed in such a manner that they are comprehensive and profession-oriented. Faculties in the Department are renowned personalities of their field and highly experienced. Endeavors for inculcating professional skills are a prime priority here in the Department of Performing and Fine Arts, Ranchi University, Ranchi.
Presently Dr. Neelima Pathak is Director and Dr. Smriti Singh, Co-Ordinator of the Department of Performing and Fine Arts, Ranchi University, Ranchi.
Detailed information can be obtained from the office of the Department of Performing and Fine Arts, Maulana Azad Building, Morabadi Campus, (beside Central Library) Ranchi University, Ranchi-834008 (Jharkhand). Application forms can either be obtained from the Department or can be downloaded from the Website of the University.
Contact no. 8877111616, 9939186244