Fine Arts > B.A. - Fine Arts

B.A. (Fine Arts) - Stands for Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts. Typically, a B.A. 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.

Basic Eligibility

 

The eligibility required for Bachelors Degree in Fine Arts is a higher seconday (10+2) pass. Usually, the course duration for this course is 3-4 years in most of the institutes and universities. Foundation and specialization course are taught in the first and remaining years respectively.

Job Prospects

Arts graduates can join various fields such as  art studios, advertising companies and publishing houses. Many people are self-employed in this field, which enables them to work on various projects. Other associated fields are product design, manufacturers, online services, publishing houses, software companiesand magazines where art graduates can work as art critics or arts specialists.

Artists and craftsmen at times work as freelancers and make their living by selling artwork created by them. Mostly in a freelancing jobs acquiring a steady income is not possible. However, people with outstanding talent at times receive outstanding commisions for their exquisite work.

Within the fine arts field, success prospects depends on an individulal's interest level, exposure, experience, creativity, market awareness, motivation and definitely talent.

A fresher can opt for various job openings like: -

 

  • Visualizing professional
  • Illustrator
  • Art critic
  • Artists
  • Art professionals
  • Design trainer


The career opportunities for the professionals are huge. They can find employment in various areas like: -

 

  • Animation
  • Advertising companies
  • Art studios
  • Clothing industry
  • Dance studios
  • Digital media
  • Fashion houses
  • Magazines
  • Manufacturers
  • On-Line services
  • Print making
  • Publishing houses
  • Sculpture
  • Television
  • Publishing industry
  • Graphic arts
  • Teaching
  • Films and theatre productions
  • Textile industry

 

Pay Package: -

A graduate in fine arts can initally start earning Rs. 4000 -9000/- every month and the pay package can be expected to increase along with expreience as well as knowledge. People working in publishing houses, media houses and advertising agencies are expected to earn attractive compensation of nearly Rs. 12000 - 25,000/- every month.

 

Institutes Offering B.A. - Fine Arts

Sri Venkateshwara College of Fine Arts - Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photohgraphy& Digital Art
Sri Venkateshwara College of Fine Arts - Bachelor of Fine Arts in Applied Arts
Sri Venkateshwara College of Fine Arts - Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting
Aligarh Muslim University - Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts
Andhra University College of Arts & Commerce - Bachelor of Performing Arts
Andhra University College of Arts & Commerce - Bachelor of Fine Arts
Andhra University, Visakhapatnam - Bachelor of Fine Arts
Apeejay College of Fine Arts - Bachelor Of Arts in Fine Arts
College of Fine Arts Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath - Bachelor of Arts
College of Fine Arts Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath - Bachelor of Arts
Department of Performing Arts-Christ University - Bachelor of Arts in Performing Arts
Faculty of Fine Arts-The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda - Bachelor of Arts in Painting, Sculpture, Applied Arts and Art History
Govt. College of Arts - Bachelor of Fine Arts
Govt. Kamla Raja Girls Post Graduate College - Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts
Gujarat Vidyapith - Art and Craft
Guru Nanak Girls College - Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts
Kannada University - Bachelor of Fine Arts
Kanya Maha Vidyalaya - Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts
Nadar Mahajana Sangam S.Vellaichamy Nadar College(NMSSVN College), Madurai - Bachelor of Arts in English and Literature
Punjabi University, Patiala - Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts
R.R.M.K. Arya Mahila Mahavidyalaya - Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts
Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University - Bachelor of Fine Arts
Sir J. J. Institute of Applied Art - Apprentice Training Course
SNDT Women’s University - Bachelor of Fine Arts
Softkey Education Society - Bachelor of Arts
SPC Education Center - Bachelor of Fine Arts
Sri Sathya Sai College for Women, Bhopal - Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts
St. Xavier's College, Kolkata - Bachelor of Arts in Film Studies
Stella Maris College, Chennai - Bachelor of Arts in History of Fine Arts, Drawing and Painting
The Maharaja Sayajirao University - Bachelor of Arts (Fine) in Painting, Sculpture, Applied Arts and Art History
University of Pune - Bachelor of Arts, Music, Dance & Theatre
Utkal University of Culture, Bhubaneswar - Bachelor of Fine Arts
Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University - Bachelor of Fine Art

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