Bachelor of Fine Arts [BFA]: Course Details, Eligibility Fees

Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) (4 Years)



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Bachelor of Fine Arts popularly abbreviated as BFA, is a 4-year undergraduate programme that aims to build exceptional intelligence pertaining to advanced artistic practices. The course curriculum entails an in-depth study of contemporary techniques and methods. Embolden by the School of Architecture & Design, students explore the depths of fine arts to think creatively and furthermore translate them into graphic presentations through manual and computer-based works. This programme opens up a plethora of career options such as visual artists, painters, graphic designers, UI designers, creative designers, and many others.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must have passed 10+2 or its equivalent examination from a recognized Board. The reservation and relaxation for other categories shall be as per the rules of the central/state government, whichever is applicable.

Programme Details

Programme Highlights
  • Professionally qualified and experienced teaching faculty with professional artists as visiting faculty and external examiners
  • Consistent interaction with professional artists 
  • Emphasis on developing competence, and enhancing skills with a continuous and comprehensive evaluation
  • Regular industrial visits are organized by the university to provide exposure to students 
  • School of Architecture and Design will intend to equip the students with knowledge, skills and attitude to attain capabilities required to meet the current market demands
  • Students will get a chance to develop a strong foundation of multi disciplinary skills related to visual and performing arts
Programme Structure

Semester 1
Course Title Credit
Fundamental of Design -I 3
Introduction to Sketching-I 4
Introduction to Painting -I 4
Introduction to Applied Art-I 4
Clay Modelling & Pottery 4
Communication Skills 2
Environmental Science 2
Open Elective 2

Semester 2
Course Title Credit
Fundamental of Design -I 3
Introduction to Sketching- -II 4
Introduction to Painting-II 4
Introduction to Applied Art-II 4
Workshop and Sculpture 4
Art History
Disaster Management 2
Open Elective 2

Semester 3
Course Title Credit
Sketching and Drawing-I  4
Applied Art-I  8
Fundamental of Computer Graphics I 4
Material Exploration   2
History of Modern Art-I  2

Semester 4
Course Title Credit
Sketching and Drawing-II  4
Applied Arts - II 8
Fundamental of Computer Graphics-II 4
Tetra packaging 2
History of Modern Art-II   2

Semester 5
Course Title Credit
Drawing & Illustration-I 4
Applied Art-III 8
Photography-I 4
Advertising Profession & Practices-II 2

Semester 6
Course Title Credit
Drawing & Illustration-II 4
Applied Art-IV 8
Computer Graphics-II 4
Photography-II 4

Semester 7
Course Title Credit
Drawing & Illustration-III 4
Applied Art-VI  8
Computer Graphics-III 4
Elective-I Knowledge of Films Or Print Techniques
Summer Project Internship 5
Data Warehousing and Data Mining Lab 1

Semester 8
Course Title Credit
Drawing & Illustration-IV  4
Applied Art-VI  8
Computer Graphics-IV  4
Elective-II Knowledge of Films Or Print Techniques 2
Portfolio Development 5


Who should Pursue

Candidates who have an artist hiding within them usually opt for this programme. Students with a creative mind and an interest in visual arts and other creative subjects choose this course. Students who are keen learners and want to have a career as an artist should pursue this programme at K.R. Mangalam University.

Sponsored MBA Degree

K.R. Mangalam University offers a Sponsored MBA Degree to all of the new KRMU students who are looking forward to getting enrolled in the UG courses. 
KRMU bears the total course fee of the deserving student. This is a golden opportunity for the students who wish to pursue MBA after their undergraduate studies.


The students who wish to avail and pursue a Sponsored MBA Degree from K.R. Mangalam University should be eligible as per the following eligibility criteria:
  • The student must be enrolled in an undergraduate course at KRMU and needs to score more than 8.0 CGPA
  • Students must clear all of the papers/exams across the tenure in the first attempt
  • The student must have 75% or more attendance during the whole course period
  • The student should not have any disciplinary charges against him/her during the whole period of their undergraduate degree

Financial Assistance

K.R. Mangalam University partnered with the leading banks to help you to finance your dream course through Education Loan. You only have to start repaying one year after finishing your course or six months after you get a job.


  • Quick and Instant
  • Includes tuition fees, books cost, hostel fees, airfare.
  • Concessional rate of interest.
  • Speedy disposal of loan applications
  • Availability of the loan across the country
  • Up to 100% loan with lower interest rate and zero processing fees
  • Repayment tenure ranging from 5-15 years.

Career Options

Our students who graduate with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree can get into various job profiles which can provide them with a fair chance to earn and work with reputed companies. KRMU offers career opportunities in various educational institutions as an:  

  • Art Teacher or instructor
  • Freelance writer
  • Fine Artist
  • Actor
  • Art director 
  • 3D Artist
  • Art Critic


K.R. Mangalam University aims at making students industry-ready with a regular curriculum and academic placements. KRMU helps its students in shaping a good future ahead. Regular and new recruiters join hands with the university to provide good placements opportunities to the students every year. Apart from the campus placements university engages with the various corporate world through various lectures, internships, corporate events, case study competitions etc.

Some of the top recruiters that regularly visit our campus to recruit our students are:

  • Deloitte 
  • Decathlon
  • Penta Media Graphics
  • Accenture 
  • Toons Animations Ltd
  • Crest Animation Studios
  • Accenture


The BFA course duration is of 3 to 4 years depending upon the college/university you are interested in. This course includes topics such as Fundamental of Design, Clay Modelling & Pottery, Workshop and Sculpture, Tetra packaging, Material Exploration, Computer Graphics etc.

The bachelor of fine arts fee structure at K.R. Mangalam University is INR 55,000 For Semester 1 and 50,000 for Semester 2 in total INRT 1,05,000 for 1 year. This same fee pattern is followed by other academic 3 years.

The BFA Eligibility criteria are you must have passed 10+2 or its equivalent examination from a recognized Board. The reservation and relaxation for other categories shall be as per the rules of the central/state government, whichever is applicable. if you’re eligible, then fill out the application form at You’ll receive an email on your registered email id and one message on your form for the online assessment. After this, you have to take attend a Faculty-Led interview. At last, if you have passed through this process you can receive the admission letter.

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