Hindustani Music - Percussion, Master | University of Delhi | New Delhi, India
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Hindustani Music - Percussion

24 months
304 USD/year
304 USD/year
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The main focus of the Hindustani Music - Percussion course at the University of Delhi is to establish a better understanding of the Percussion Music Tabla/Pakhawaj to the students of the M.A. The course is more practically inclined along with relevant theory for achieving better understanding of the subject.


The Hindustani Music - Percussion programme at the University of Delhi helps the students acquire theoretical and practical skills and ideas about the chronological development of Tabla/Pakhawaj and their playing techniques, thus giving them a holistic approach in Percussion Music-Tabla/Pakhawaj. Elective courses and project work helps gaining in-depth study on the chosen topic.

Learning Outcomes

  • Students study about the notation systems and layakari
  • Student understands the basic terminologies of Tala
  • Student studies about the ancient Talas
  • Students learn to write the various practical compositions according to the notation system

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Theory
  • Stage Performance
  • Interdisciplinary Approach in Indian Music
  • Comparative Study of Hindustani and Karnatak Tala System
  • History of Ancient Avanaddha Vadyas
  • Aesthetical Analysis of Tal Vadyas

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

    • Date of Birth Certificate
    • Document Supporting 12 years of School Education
    • Transcripts/ Marksheets and Degrees of academic credentials
    • Valid Certificate of TOEFL/Academic IELTS/ELPC
    • Proof of financial support for the duration of the Certificate/ Diploma/Under-Graduate/ Post-Graduate/ M.Phil./Ph.D. enrolment.
    • Recommendation letter from the parent University 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    304 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 304 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    304 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 304 USD per year during 24 months.

International students pay the course fee (INR 25000 to 60000) plus:

  • INR 48,000 registration fee (one-time)
  • INR 18,000 fee (annual)

National: INR 25000 to 60000


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University of Delhi


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