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Ph.D. in Fine Arts

Ph.D. in Fine Arts

At DBUU, the Ph.D. in Fine Arts is not just about perfecting brushstrokes or honing theoretical knowledge. It's an immersive odyssey into the boundless realm of artistic creation, guided by a community of acclaimed artists and scholars. Dive deep into diverse disciplines, from painting and sculpture to performance art and digital media, exploring the historical and contemporary currents shaping artistic expression.

This rigorous program fosters your intellectual and artistic growth. Hone your research skills and critical thinking alongside studio practice, culminating in a groundbreaking dissertation that pushes the boundaries of your chosen medium. Whether you delve into the symbolism of traditional art forms or explore cutting-edge technology in installation art, your research will contribute meaningfully to the evolving discourse of the fine arts.

Throughout the Ph.D. program, students engage in a comprehensive exploration of various aspects of the fine arts, including art history, art theory, studio practice, aesthetics, criticism, and cultural studies. They have the flexibility to specialize in specific mediums or disciplines such as painting, sculpture, drawing, printmaking, photography, performance art, theater, dance, music, film, video, digital art, or interdisciplinary approaches that span multiple artistic disciplines.

A DBUU Ph.D. equips you not just with artistic finesse but also with the expertise to leave your mark on the world. Forge a fulfilling career path:

  • Academia: Lead the next generation of artists and thinkers as a professor at prestigious universities and art schools.
  • Museum Curator: Shape artistic narratives and engage audiences through curation and exhibition design.
  • Independent Artist: Pursue your artistic vision with the critical and scholarly foundation gleaned from the program.
  • Art Critic: Analyze and articulate the nuances of contemporary art, shaping public discourse and influencing artistic trends.
  • Cultural Administrator: Champion arts education and access through leadership roles in galleries, studios, and non-profit organizations.

Join our vibrant community of artists, scholars, and art enthusiasts at DBUU. Embrace the transformative power of fine arts, and embark on a journey of artistic expression and intellectual discovery. Leave your unique mark on the world – one brushstroke, one concept, one groundbreaking dissertation at a time.

Salient Features

  • 19+ years of academic experience
  • Focus on student-centered learning
  • Aside from general coursework, students will be equipped with several certification courses
  • Project-based practical pedagogy to make the students comprehend the problems in the present world
  • Problem-based learning and industry-relevant curriculum
  • Best placement opportunities to get placed in high-end and reputed companies
  • Industrial training in reputable firms and organizations
  • The privilege of 100% placement guidance and support
  • Industry visits, seminars, workshops, and guest lectures by eminent researchers and industry practitioners
  • Active student clubs and bodies
  • The multi-cultural and vibrant teaching environment

Fee Structure

Course Fee Structure

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Program Educational Objectives (PEO's)

PEO-1 Become leading figures in the field of fine arts, contributing to the advancement of artistic knowledge and practice through groundbreaking research and creative endeavors.
PEO-2 Shape the artistic landscape by influencing cultural dialogues, curating impactful exhibitions, and fostering diverse artistic expressions.
PEO-3 Excel in diverse careers within the arts, utilizing strong critical thinking, research, and communication skills to navigate academic, professional, and creative avenues.
PEO-4 Cultivate lifelong learning and artistic exploration, continuously adapting and innovating within the ever-evolving realm of fine arts.
PEO-5 Embrace ethical and responsible artistic practices, promoting cultural understanding, community engagement, and sustainable artistic development.

Program Specific Objectives (PSO's)

PSO-1 Conduct insightful and original research, utilizing various methodologies and critical frameworks to analyze and interpret diverse artistic phenomena.
PSO-2 Master advanced artistic skills and techniques within your chosen medium, pushing creative boundaries and contributing to the discourse of contemporary art.
PSO-3 Effectively communicate your artistic vision and research findings through compelling written and oral presentations, exhibitions, and other creative formats.
PSO-4 Collaborate effectively with artists, scholars, and diverse stakeholders within the arts community, fostering mutual learning and artistic exchange.

Job Opportunities The Course Might Lead To

  • Professor
  • Museum Curator
  • Independent Artis
  • Art Critic
  • Cultural Administrator
  • Gallery Director
  • Studio Manager
  • Arts Educator
  • Art Therapist
  • Creative Consultant
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