Bharathanatyam is one of the most cherished and the most popular of classical Indian dance-forms, not only within the country but also outside it. It is considered the epitome of Indian cultural expression.
Department of Bharathanatyam provides comprehensive education inBharathanatyamperformance, choreography, and theoretical studies, approaching scholarship, creative research, and practical based training in the field of Bharathanatyam. Bachelor of Bharathanatyam (2002 onwards) and MA Bharathanatyam (2012 onwards)programs establish foundations for creative and intellectual development and cultivate multiple approaches to dance and a career in it. This education is provided in an environment where each student’s talent are nurtured and guided by the faculty, all whom are experienced and professional.
Abhinayasangeetham and Mohiniyattam are the complementary courses. Other Indian as well as western dances like salsa, Ballroom, hip-hop is also included in the theory syllabus.