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KALA BHAVANA:

(Institute of Fine Arts)

  • Under Graduate :  52 (6 Seats earmarked for Diploma in Fine Arts)
  • Post Graduate/Advanced Diploma :             Painting/Mural                  - 23
                                                                                       Sculpture                          - 12
                                                                                             Graphic Art                      -  18
                                                                                             Design (Textile)                -  09
                                                                                            Design (Ceramic & glass) - 09
                                                                                            History of Art                    -  26
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                                                                                               ___Total                     -  97__
 
For eligibility of admission in MFA / Advanced Diploma, 55% marks or its equivalent grade is the minimum required criteria for Admission in BFA /DIP 4year Course. If results not published of selected candidates then the candidates should collect the Confidential Reports (B.F.A./Diploma result) from the concerned authority and submit to the Principal, Kala Bhavana, before admission.
 
Only First Class First in B.F.A. in each specialized subject from each department/stream of Kala Bhavana (Home Institute) as Painting, Sculpture, Graphic Art (Print making), Design (Ceramic & Glass and Textile) will be entitled for the Direct Admission in MFA Course in Kala Bhavana and it is not transferable – thus, if that candidate does not avail the Direct Admission, the same would not be passed on to the next person but the same place would become the open seat.
      This privilege does not apply to the Diploma Course. Diploma holders have to appear for the admission test for Advanced Diploma Course.
·                     Other details of the Admission Test.
A.   Subject and Course Codes for Kala-Bhavana:
Subject
Code
Course
Code
Painting
501
Certificate
CRT
Graphic Art (Print-making)
502
Diploma
DIP
Design (Ceramic & glass)
503
B.F.A. (Honours)
BFA
Design (Textile)
504
M.F.A.
MFA
History of Art
505
Advanced Diploma
ADP
Sculpture
506
Foreign Casual Course
FCA
Painting (Mural) MFA/Advanced
Diploma
507
Casual  Course for Indian
ICA
                           -
-
Bridge Course in History of art Art
BCH
    -
-
   -
-

B. Departmental eligibility criteria and schedule of Admission tests:

Please refer to the Prospectus for current session.

Note:  Applying in Department of Painting
·                Candidate applying for Painting in MFA (Hons.)/Advanced Diploma should send 5 photos
         (6”X4 inches) of his/her art works attested by the respective principal along with the application form. Scanned copies sent via net will not be accepted.
·                On the basis of this documents a primary selection of the candidates for Painting in MFA (Hons.)/Advanced Diploma will be made and only those short listed candidates shall be called for Entrance Test (practical, theoretical & viva-voce).

 

·                Final list of the selected candidates for Painting in MFA (Hons.)/Advanced Diploma will be displayed at the Nandan office and uploaded in the University website beside intimation individually.
 
A.   Modalities for preparing merit lists for admission to different courses through admission tests:
Course
Aptitude Test/
Written
Written Test/
Practical
Presentation of previous works & Viva-Voce
Total
Certificate Course in Design
100
 
100
200
One Year Casual Course for Indian
100
 
100
200
B.F.A.(Hons.)
Practical  200
 Written 50
50
300
B.F.A.(Hons.) History of Art
Written- 200
Practical- 50
50
300
Diploma
200
 
100
300
 
M.F.A.
200
 
100
300
 
Advance Diploma
200
 
100
300
 
Art History (MFA/BCH)
200
 
100
300
 
 
 
C. Submission of Application Forms
 
    Completed Application Forms for all courses under Kala-Bhavana may be downloaded from the University Web site and sent via net or submitted to the Adhyaksha, Kala Bhavana, within the stipulated date by mail.
 
 
Contacts:  Adhyaksha (Principal), Kala-Bhavana, Visva-Bharati
                 P.O. Santiniketan -731 235, District - Birbhum, West Bengal, India
                 Telephone: +91 3463 262 751 to 262 756 (6 lines), Extension – 313 / 374
               Email: kalabhavana.mail@gmail.com