School of Performing Arts
About NMIMS Deemed to be

About NMIMS Deemed to be University

NMIMS has been at the forefront of creating innovations & responding to the market changes much more than any other institution in the country. Started as a management school in 1981, NMIMS has been devoted to excellence in education and research, and creating leaders who are socially sensitive & responsive to the environment and can make a difference globally. Based on institution's performance and contribution to industry & management education, NMIMS was conferred the Deemed University status in 2003 by Government of India. Since then, institution has put its footmark in several other disciplines like Engineering, Science and Technology, Management, Commerce, Architecture, Law, Economics,

Pharmacy, Aviation, Design, Performing Arts, Liberal Arts, Hospitality Management, Mathematical Science, Branding and Advertising, Agricultural Sciences and much more.All NMIMS schools have state-of-the-art infrastructure which is ever expanding. NMIMS challenges norms by putting theory into practice, reflects on ideas through the prism of experience by logical & innovative thinking by pushing the boundaries & beating the limitations through innovation, student development, faculty, research, social corporate & global connect.

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About School of Performing Arts

NMIMS School of Performing Arts (SoPA), situated in Mumbai, is a home to talented music students from all over India and celebrated artists and renowned international and national faculty with years of industry experience in their field. The programs curriculum is curated in collaboration with leading music schools and industry professionals.

SoPA was inaugurated on 13th August 2018 with 13 students and since then, the number of students is growing continuously and has reached 51 within 3 years. The rich diverse cultural background of our students makes SoPA a hot spot of talent. These musically skilled students are enrolled after a rigorous and standardised audition process.

The school is offering two programs currently,
a. BA Music (Contemporary Western Music) - Offering majors in Piano, Drums, Vocals and Guitar.
b. BA Music (Indian Music) – Offering majors in Vocals & Sitar

Both the program involves an integrated study of both theoretical & practical knowledge, which enables the student to master their performance area and also enables them to be conceptually strong. The programs prepare the students to perform & present their skills on stage and exposes them as an individual as well as part of a team.

SoPA is conscious about maintaining equal ratio of the students in class and is committed to providing fair and equitable consideration of all individuals without any discrimination.