Bachelor of Fine Arts

There are huge number of courses available that can make your career better in that particular field. One can appear for the diploma courses even right after class 10th to make career and start earning. But, for the better career option, One just need to pursue the bachelor or Master’s degree course in any field. That field can be related to the science, Commerce and arts or any other field. Here in this article, we will get to know the Bachelor of fine Arts and How to make career in this field.

Bachelor of Fine Arts
The Bachelor of Fine Arts is one of finest career option for the candidates who are passionate about it. We will get to know here about the career option in this field,, Required eligibility criteria to pursue this course, and Admision Criteria in the course etc. To get detailed information about this, One must check the complete blog below.

What is Bachelor of Fine Arts:

The Bachelor of Fine Arts is an under-graduate course which is offered by the various government colleges, Semi-Government colleges as well as the private colleges/ Institute. The duration of the course is three years. In this years. This is one of the mot prestigious degree that one can get in the visual arts. In the three yeras of this program, one will be taught about:

  • Visual Work of Art
  • Painting
  • Dance
  • Sculpture
  • Photography
  • Painting and others etc.

Why Study Bachelor of Fine Arts:

This is the field of passion. A person who wants to get better career and a career that is fashionating as well as better rewarding, they must opt for this career option. A Career in Bachelor of Fine Arts offers a better salary as well as a better working environment etc.

The Bachelor of Fine Arts also opens the door to the Entertainment Industry. The kind of that this course offers it opens the door to work in the Cinema, Art Gallery as well as the Museum etc. It is also easier to make a better in this field as compared to the other field. This field just needs passion and dedication towards your work. if one has that, he/she will definitely make a better career option in this field.

If you pruse this course from any reputed college, There is very high chance tat you will get selected in College placement drive and belive me, it is one of the easiest way to get job in this field. Now let’s see the complete details about the required eligibility criteria that is required to have to apply for the admission in the bachelor of fine arts.

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BFA Course Eligibility Criteria:

There is nothing special requirement of eligibility criteria to get admission in the Bachelor of fine arts. One just need to have the following criteria:

  • A candidate must have passed class 12th in any stream from any Government recognized Board. that board can be Central board or State board etc.
  • The minimum marks should be at least 50% in class 12th board.
  • The marks criteria is not same for all colleges. It is only required by some reupted colleges only.
  • English and Hindi must be core subject in class 10th board and must have good marks in any of these subjects.

There is no age limit criteri has been mentioned anywhere. So, All age group candidates are eligible to apply for the admission in the course. But, make sure that your age should be as per the Indian Education standard. It should not be more than 27 years old for the admission in the Under-graduate course. Now let’s see the admission process in the Bachelor of Fine Arts.

Admission Process of Bachelor of Fine Arts:

The admission process differ from college to college. The top and reputed colleges conduct the Entrance Examination for the admission. They conduct their own entrance examination and on the basis of the marks scored in the examination, candidates are enroll.

Well, This is criteria is not for all colleges, Some colleges also enroll the candidate for admission on the basis of the marks scored in the class 12th board examination. Some Private colleges also even offer direct admission in the course, They just enroll the candidates directly without any entrance exam, Intreview or any oral examination.

You should always go for the admission in the top and reputed colleges that has good campus facility as well as god placement criteria. It may be a bit difficult to find a job itself after the completion of the course. Colleges always assists you better to get placed. Here are the list of some top and reputed colleges that you must check for the admission.

Top Colleges of Bachelor of Fine Arts:

Name of the Colleges Location
Banaras Hindu University Varanasi
Anna University Chennai
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Coimbatore
Manipal Academy of Higher Education Manipal
Savitribai Phule University Pune
Aligarh Muslim University Aligarh
Jamia Millia Islamia New Delhi
Delhi University New Delhi
Lovely Professional University Jalandhar
Chandigarh University Chandigarh

The names of the colleges that has been shared here on the basis of their annual performance. I am not promoting any colleges here. I have just shared the list some best colleges that I found in some news websites as well as in some news paper etc.

The admission criteria of all these colleges are through the entrance examination. In order to get admission in any of these colleges, One will be required to clear the entrance exam that is conducted by the colleges individually. You must visit the official website of your selected colleges to get the exact details about the entrance exam, Entrance Exam Syllabus and overall cutoff for admission etc. Let’s see the fees structure of the BFA Course.

Fees Structure of BFA Course:

The Fees structure of the college also varies. The Government colleges usually charges less as compared to the private colleges. On average, The fees of the colleges can be somewhere between 3,000/- per year to 1 lakhs per year or even more depending upon the college. The BHU, AMU, JMI has very less fees structure. The fees of the BHU is also around 3k for a year. You will finish your complete course within 10k. Choose your wisely, It is all about your career and your time. Now let’s see the syllabus or subjects of the Bachelor of fine arts that one will be studying during the three years of the course.

Bachelor of Fine Arts Subjects or Syllabus:

The Syllabus of the colleges may vary but the overall subjects or syllabus would be almost similar in nature. Here is the syllabus of the each year of the course that one will be studying:

First Year Syllabus of BFA

Aesthetics Portrait Painting Illustration
History & Appreciation of Art Painting from full figure Poster Design
Methods & Materials 1 Composition Painting Press Advertisement

Second Year Syllabus of BFA:

Specialization Courses Graphics Printmaking Magazine Advertisement
Environmental Education Composition Composition B, dimensional, stone, and wood carving
Methods & Materials Ceramics & Moulds Aesthetics 1

Third Year Syllabus of BFA:

Specialization Courses History & Appreciation Composition Painting
Method & Materials 2 Life Study Drawing 3
Aesthetics 2 Printmaking Indian Aesthetic, Portrait Painting

This is the complete syllabus of the examination that one will cover in the three years of this course. Now let’s see the career in this field, Job Opportunity etc.

Career Prospects and Employment Area:

The Career in this field is better and highly rewarding. This is the field that is known for paying well. I have also mention about the career in this field in the fourth paragraph of th article. Right after the completion of the course, one can earn a better amount salary. Well, It is be tough to find the job as fresher as most of the companies does not offer job to the fresher without any jack. Thats why it is always better to get placed through the colleges, Once you have few months of experience, you can earn really better. As a fresher one can work in the following sectors:

  • Design
  • Film
  • Theatre
  • Painting
  • Education
  • Animation
  • Educational Institutions
  • Academic Institutes
  • Media and Journalism
  • Universities
  • Public Relations
  • Animation Industry
  • Music Industry
  • Video Production
  • Designing
  • Publishing Houses
  • Academic Research Editor
  • Flash Animator

Top Recruiting Companies:

  • Mother dairy
  • P. milk
  • Banas Dairy
  • IDBI Banks
  • Ujjivan Bank
  • ABP News
  • Amazon
  • British Telecom
  • IndiGo Airlines
  • Infosys
  • IBM
  • TCS
  • ICICI Bank
  • ONGC
  • L&T
  • Kotak Securities
  • Genpact, etc.

Make sure to join the better college and get proper training and education about your stream. This is the field of skills. You must bettre theoractical as well as the practical knowledge.

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Dasharath Maurya