Himalayiya University
(Established by the Government of Uttarakhand vide Act No. 8 of 2019)

School of Fine Art (SoFA)

About School of Fine Art

SoFA approaches the practice of contemporary art and the history and theories that inform it in an experimental, research-oriented and imaginative way. An art school with a world leading reputation, the SoFA makes a significant contribution to the field of contemporary art both nationally and internationally.

SoFA has a lively and dynamic studio-led research culture. All studio staff are practising artists with significant exhibition profiles, actively involved in research as well as teaching. Expertise covers a broad spectrum of interests with individual, collaborative and interdisciplinary work taking many forms.

Academic Facility @ SoFA

  • Electronics Media
  • Film
  • Knowledge Base
  • Photography
  • Print
  • Sculpture
  • Sound Video
  • Music
  • Information System
  • Museum
  • Library

Career Opportunities

While our programme is designed to educate and train visual artists, we encourage our students to explore additional forms of practice. Here are some of the options you can pursue after BFA and MFA:

  • Freelance Studio Artist
  • Gallery Artist
  • Illustrator
  • Creative Designer
  • Art Historian
  • Art Acquisition
  • Specialist Curator
  • Gallery Assistant
  • Community Artist
  • Theatre Set Designer

USPs of SoFA

  • Renowned Domain Specific & Highly Rich Experienced Faculty
  • Modern Infrastructure & I- Smart Experiential Learning Centre.
  • World Class Laboratories equipped with latest instruments and high-end Software’s.
  • Centre of Excellence in Specific Domain & Technology for Experiential Learning
  • 360° Advance Course Curriculum designed by Core Academia & Renowned Industry Experts
  • Live Industry Projects based Learning through-out the course
  • LMS based Pedagogy and Innovative Class Room Teaching Methodology
  • One – to – One Progress Monitoring & Mentoring Methodology throughout the course
  • Fully Flexible Choice Based Credit System (FFCBCS) Based Assessments and Evaluation
  • Full Time Industrial Internship after 3rd  year
  • Advance Diagnostic & Mentoring for Career and Placement throughout the Course
  • Dynamic Programming & Core Skill Guidance throughout the course
  • Start-up & Idea Innovation Lab for Career & Professional Growth.

School of Fine Art Offers

UG – (Four Years Degree Program) – Dehradun College of Art Collaborative Program

  • BFA

PG – (Two Years Degree Lateral Entry Program)- Dehradun College of Art Collaborative Program

  • MFA
  • MA – Painting

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Himalayiya University City Office

Kochar Building,
Opposite Madhuban Hotel
Rajpur Road, Dehradun (Uttarakhand) – India,
Pin Code – 248001
Contact – +91-9548444533 / +91-8433299069

Himalayiya University

Fatehpur Tanda,
Jeevanwala Dehradun -Haridwar National Highway,
P.O.- Doiwala,
Dist. – Dehradun (Uttarakhand) -India,
Pin Code -248140
Office  Contact- +91-7300567171