Department of Musicology

The department of Musicology was established in 2009. The department was established with the objective of developing scientific and comparative knowledge music with emphasis on subject areas like sociology and anthropology. It offers a Bachelor of Performing Arts (Special) degree programme in Musicology.

The course components include:

  • Musicology
  • Evolution of music
  • Research Methodology and field visit
  • Folklore Study (Theory and Practical)
  • Organology
  • Study of Hindusthani music relevant to musicology (Vocal and Instrumental)
  • Social Anthropological study
  • Music Technology
  • Sound Technology
  • Comparative music
  • Aesthetic and Criticism
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