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Government College of Art, Chandigarh
Year Founded : 1875
Affiliation : Panjab University
Contact No : 0172 - 2740309
Email : gcart@chd.nic.in
Website : www.artcollegechandigarh.org
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Government College of Art, Chandigarh was established in 1875, during the reign of the British. John Lockwood Kipling was the founder Principal of this premier Institution. Among the members of teaching faculty who served the institution. The partition in 1947 saw India divided into Hindustan and Pakistan. The Mayo School of Art was left in Pakistan (now known as National College of Art, Lahore), The Government of Punjab was pleased to accord the administrative approval for setting of a School of Art, Shimla (Punjab) on the pattern of Mayo School of Art.

The college is an institution for advance training in Visual Arts (creative and applied) leading to the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree of the Panjab University. The objective of teaching programme and training in the college is to achieve overall refinement of the students perception not confined to the skill of the profession alone but also to create the right kind of intellect, as well as cultivation so as to arrive at a level of composite creativity and thought.

It is an education that integrates academics with the relevant work exposure. Teaching throughout the course is based on an inter-disciplinary approach which in addition to classroom learning through lectures, slides shows, talks, discussions, assignments comprehensive tests etc. entails numerous site visits and on the spot studies. This combination of work and their classroom training to practical situations encourages academic achievement and expansion of knowledge and skill and develop their vision with aesthetic approach.

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Courses
Bachelor of Fine Arts
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Category : Fine Arts
Degree : B.F.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

B.F.A (Fine Arts) - Stands for Bachelor of Fine Arts. Typically, a Bachelor of Fine Arts is a three year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2). Fine Arts is an art form which is developed mainly for aesthetics rather than practical application. Subjects studied under this degree are drawing, painting, figure drawing, portraiture, watercolor, art-making concept development, and art history critique.

Master of Fine Arts
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Category : Fine Arts
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A. (Fine Arts) - Stands for Master of Arts in Fine Arts. Typically, an M.A. is a two year course, minimum eligibility for which is a B.A.(Fine Arts). Fine Arts is an art form which is developed mainly for aesthetics rather than practical application. Subjects studied under this degree are drawing, painting, figure drawing, portraiture, watercolor, art-making concept development, and art history critique.

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Name : Government College of Art, Chandigarh
Location : Sector 10
City : Chandigarh
State : Chandigarh
Country : India
Contact No : 0172 - 2740309
Contact Email : gcart@chd.nic.in
Website : www.artcollegechandigarh.org    
Courses
Bachelor of Fine Arts
View Program Details
Category : Fine Arts
Degree : B.F.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

B.F.A (Fine Arts) - Stands for Bachelor of Fine Arts. Typically, a Bachelor of Fine Arts is a three year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2). Fine Arts is an art form which is developed mainly for aesthetics rather than practical application. Subjects studied under this degree are drawing, painting, figure drawing, portraiture, watercolor, art-making concept development, and art history critique.

Master of Fine Arts
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Category : Fine Arts
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A. (Fine Arts) - Stands for Master of Arts in Fine Arts. Typically, an M.A. is a two year course, minimum eligibility for which is a B.A.(Fine Arts). Fine Arts is an art form which is developed mainly for aesthetics rather than practical application. Subjects studied under this degree are drawing, painting, figure drawing, portraiture, watercolor, art-making concept development, and art history critique.

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Name : Government College of Art, Chandigarh
Location : Sector 10
City : Chandigarh
State : Chandigarh
Country : India
Contact No : 0172 - 2740309
Contact Email : gcart@chd.nic.in
Website : www.artcollegechandigarh.org    
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