National School of Drama
New Delhi – 110 001
Tel – 011-23389402
The National School of Drama is one of the foremost theatre training institutions in the world and the only one of its kind in India. It was set up by the Sangeet Natak Akademi as one of its constituent units in 1959. In 1975, it became an independent entity and was registered as an autonomous organization under the Societies Registration Act XXI of 1860, fully financed by the Ministry of Culture, Government of India. Training in the School is highly intensive and is based on a thorough, comprehensive, carefully planned syllabus which covers every aspect of theatre and in which theory is related to practice. As a part of their training, students are required to produce plays which are then performed before the public. The syllabus takes into account the methods of great theatre personalities who have shaped contemporary theatre in all its variety. The systematic study and practical performing experience of Sanskrit drama, modern Indian drama, traditional Indian theatre forms, Asian drama and western dramatic protocols give the students a solid grounding and a wide perspective in the art of theatre.
Besides its 3-year training programme, the School has also explored new vistas in the areas of children’s theatre and decentralization of theatre training through workshops under the Extension Programme.
The National School of Drama, invites applications for admission to its three year diploma Course(Full time -residential)in Dramatic Arts. The course starts from 17 july, 2017 and aims at training students to become professionals in the Area of acting, direction, design and other theatre related disciplines.
The course starts from 17th July 2017 and aims at training students to become professionals in the area of acting, design and other theatre related disciplines.
NSD Admission 2017 Application Procedure:
To receive the application form and prospectus (English/Hindi) by post, write to the Academic Section, National School of Drama, Bahawalpur House, Bhagwandas Road, New Delhi-110001 along with a crossed demand draft/pay order, payable at Delhi of Rs.225/- (Rs two hundred twenty five only) including postal charges in favour of the Director, National School of Drama, New Delhi
Application Form can also be downloaded from the website www.nsd.gov.in from 22nd March 2017
The application form and prospectus will also be available from the Book Shop of the National School of Drama from 22nd March 2017 to 22nd April 2017 on cash payment of Rs.150/- between 10.00 am to 01.00 pm and 02.00 pm to 05.00 pm on working days
The downloaded application form must be sent along with a demand draft of Rs.150/- in favour of the Director, National School of Drama, New Delhi in an envelope titled Applications for Admission 2017-20
Application Forms duly filled in and complete in all respects must reach the Academic Section, National School of Drama, Bahawalpur House, Bhagwandas Road, New Delhi-110001 on or before 22nd April 2017
Important Dates :
Application Form can also be downloaded from the Website: 22nd March 2017
Availability of Application Form & Prospectus at the NSD Book Shop: 22nd March 2017
Last Date for Submission of Receipt NSD Delhi Admission Application: 22nd April 2017
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