Pracheen Kala Kendra, established in 1956 is an institute dedicated to Art & Culture on the state of Chandigarh. It is affiliated to Kurukshetra University. Kendra operates its 3500 affiliated centers all over the nation and even some abroad to develop the skills of the students in the arena of Dance, Music, and Fine arts throughout the world. It offers diploma and certification courses across classical dance, classical music, recitation, and fine arts.
|Established | Institute Type||1956 | Private|
|Affiliated to||Kurukshetra University|
|Courses Offered||Diploma & Certificate|
Both Diplomas and Certificate courses offered by Pracheen Kala Kendra, Chandigarh on Dance, Music, and Painting (Fine arts) are tabulated below.
|Prarambhik||Classical Dance, Classical Music (Vocal and Instrumental included), Recitation, Fine Arts||2 years|
|Bhushan||Classical Dance, Classical Music (Vocal and Instrumental included), Recitation, Fine Arts||3 years after Prarambhik|
|Visharad||Classical Dance, Classical Music (Vocal and Instrumental included), Recitation, Fine Arts||2 years after Bhushan|
|Bhaskar||Classical Dance, Classical Music (Vocal and Instrumental included), Recitation, Fine Arts||2 years after Visharad|
|Churamani||Classical Dance, Classical Music (Vocal and Instrumental included), Recitation, Fine Arts||Minimum of 3 years after Bhaskar|
Prarambhik is the initial and essential course for all the other four courses. Mere pass in 10th examination is the basic admission criteria at Kendra. For getting admission to the final Churamani course, one needs to complete all the 4 courses first. Admission takes place solely with the decision of college management Candidates can apply for this examination offline.
There are regular schemes of scholarships for meritorious students based on their performance in examinations that are conducted by Kendra. Students receiving those scholarships get opportunities for further education and training under well-experienced teachers of the Kendra. After completing their training they receive assistance in obtaining placements in private & public educational institutes.
The key facilities of Pracheen Kala Kendra that shapes the student’s future who take up their courses are as follows:
Ques: Can I take admission online?
Ans: No, the admission process is conducted offline
Ques: Are any zonal Offices available?
Ans: Yes, there are 3 zonal offices currently under the supervision of Pracheen Kala Kendra operating at Mohali, Kolkata, and Delhi.
Ques: What are the entrance exams accepted by this institute?
Ans: No, there is no entrance exam required for admission.
Ques: Whether the courses/diplomas offered by Kendra recognized nationally?
Ans: Yes, the courses/diplomas offered by this institute are recognized nationally.
Ques: Which are the most recognized courses at this institute?
Ans: Diplomas of Visharad and Bhaskar awarded by this institute are the most recognized courses and are equivalent to Graduate and Post-Graduate qualification level in music respectively.