Song composition


This program is intended for those of you who aspire to work in any of India’s film music industries. Whether you want to learn to write film songs, work on radio and television commercials¬†, this program is directly relevant. You will study at our dedicated campus that provides a rich creative environment and plenty of chances to gain experience across complementary disciplines. For a broader understanding of industry and the workplace, you will collaborate with your fellow students in performance, composition, recording and research.

What You Will Study

Structure and function of melody, melody and motivic development, music arrangement techniques relating to consonance, resonance, dissonance, unison and syncopation, sonic arts approach to music arrangement, song structure, generic perceptions, varying compositional approaches, compositional symbolism and socio cultural realities.

How You Will Study

The Recording Engineering program is taught in a variety of ways, including practical workshops in the studio, tutorials, seminars and lectures. In the first three months, you will also get individual tuition to develop your practical music skills, building to one or more creative tangibles. In your final month, you can specialise with a creative or industry-focused major project and a dissertation on an area that is of interest to you.

Possible Career Options

By the time you graduate, you will have the skills for a wide range of careers in the music, media and entertainment industries, including performance, creation, administration, production and studio work.


Essential Details

Program Duration: Two months

Study mode: Part time (Fixed taught hours – 4, Flexible practical hours -4, Total -8 hours per week)

Award: Professional Certificate (currently awarded privately by SIFM)

Fee: INR 35000/-