With the vision of great mentors like Padmashree Pt.Omkar Nath Thakur, Padmashree.Pt.Balwant Rai Bhatt, Prof, B.R.Deodhar, Padmashree Prof.Premlata Sharma, Dr.Lalmani Mishra, Padmabhusan Prof.N.Rajam the Faculty has attained a landmark in the field of music making continuous progress. The ethical values are inherent in music deeply rooted to traditional learning creating a balance of guru-shishya parampara and modern institutionalized training.
For strengthening the academic curriculum the Faculty conducts creative pursuits like weekly seminars and concerts of music and dance, yearly music fests and workshops are a regular part of the curriculum Renowned musicians of global reputation are regularly invited for lecture demonstration for the benefit of the students.
Presently the academic curriculum offers a wide range of courses under Four Departments:-Vocal, Instrumental, Dance and Musicology which attracts a large number of students from all over the country and abroad as well. The course of music has been a role model for other Universities.
Every year the Faculty conducts UET/ PET tests for the selection of students. The Faculty also runs Diploma courses in Music and Dance, which are very popular among the students. The Faculty has the privilege of having the maximum no. of foreign students in the University, large number of whom are I.C.C.R. scholarship holders.