Our diploma course is designed to introduce you not just to a range of music, but to a wide variety of ways of thinking about and understanding music. Its focus is on giving you a solid grounding in the techniques and history of the Indian & Bollywood Musical tradition, as well as an understanding
of the many roles music plays in today’s world. We recognize that not everybody comes to the course having had teaching in all areas. So, a candidate must enroll themselves to Basic studies which allows those from all backgrounds to gain the core skills needed for advanced diploma-level music studies.
As you progress through your studies, you have increasing freedom to take specialized courses in different kinds of music, and approaches to studying it. You may also choose to follow a particular pathway through the diploma, be that in performance, composition, music history, ethnomusicology, popular music, or music and science.