Music and Dance are the passion of many as well as great career options. These performing Arts have great career scope that many of the aspirants choose them as their future. These include not only classical arts but also the western forms. Most of the people learn these arts even in the medical point of view as music is used for music therapy and dance is helpful in keeping fitness. It is proven that these arts improve concentration and mental stability that many of the parents wish their children to learn any of these art forms besides their regular studies.
There are number of colleges offering several courses in the stream providing admission to thousands of students. Apart from the Government Colleges and recognized private colleges, several other institutes provide few of the courses. Those who complete any of these courses can be named as professional artist.
There are several types of courses offered by the colleges and Universities. Bachelor Degree, Master’s Degree, Master of Philosophy, Doctoral Degree, Certificate Courses, Diploma, Post Diploma and Advanced Diploma Courses are offered in Music (Vocal or Instrumental) and in different Dance forms. These courses also offer few of the specializations like Musicology, Music Therapy, Rabindra Sangeet etc.
The minimum education qualification for most of the Diploma and Graduation courses is passing 10+2. For most of the Certificate Courses, educational Qualification is passing in 10th. Holding Graduation Degree in respective field is must for Master’s Degree and holding Master’s Degree in respective field is must for M.Phil. or Ph.D.
Music and Dance Colleges and Institutes of India have succeeded to get fame throughout the world for their quality of education. Several Colleges and Institutions of India accept the admissions of international students along with Indian Candidates. These colleges get updated regularly with the contemporary changes of the field.
For Dance, Choreographer, Assistant Choreographer and junior dancer are the career options in the film industry. Instructor or teacher in the reputed institutes, Colleges and Universities are the opportunities in teaching field. Recruitment of the dance teacher in the schools has become a must for the overall development of the children. The other options are being artist in Theatre and Concerts or earning individually through stage performances, organizing institutes or teaching privately.
For Singing, Music director, Assistant Music Director, Play-back singers, Chorus singers are the career options in the film industry. Instructor or teacher in the reputed institutes, Colleges and Universities are the openings in teaching field. Music teacher recruitment is given equal importance along with the subject teachers’ recruitment in the schools. Concerts and teaching privately are the other earning options. Online music tuition is a good source of income which allows training students who are far even those who are abroad.