Bachelor of Music (Hons) in Dance

The Bachelor of Music (Hons) in Dance programme is studied over four years and offers the students the opportunity to become skilled in the theoretical and practical aspects of Dance. Major dance genres of the Indian Subcontinent will be studied and practiced with the aim to enable students excel as a performer, choreographer, dance director and teacher.

All students are required to give a live stage performance at the end of their honours final year.

The bachelor degree offers a pathway to dancing career or to a postgraduate study.


The programme includes the following modules:

  • History of Dance
  • Music and Rhythm
  • History of Indian Dance
  • World History of Dance
  • Dances of the Orient
  • Aesthetics
  • History of Indian Culture
  • Natya Shastra
  • Tagore School of Dance
  • Abhinaya Darpanam
  • Sangita Ratnakar
  • Folk Dance
  • Bharatanatyam
  • Kathak
  • Kathakali
  • Monipuri
  • Modern Western Dance

Career Options

  • Dance Teacher
  • Choreographer
  • Professional Dance Performer
  • Artistic Director
  • Dance Composer
  • Set Designer
  • Costume Designer
  • Make-up Artist
  • Production Manager