Deeksha Rajesh

KM Music Conservatory-Foundation & Diploma Programme in Music

Short Bio:
Academically Deeksha was a consistent performer. Although she struggled to see her own potential earlier, encouragement from the faculties as well as her own desire to grow had transformed her into an excellent candidate. She is an exceptional student of well above average ability in relation to her peers. Deeksha was eager to learn new perspectives and has an inquisitive mind.She is not focused on her own self-interest. She has repeatedly shown herself to be a compassionate, dedicated individual with the interest of the entire  class at heart.

College Info:
KM Music Conservatory (KMMC for short) is the first institution of its kind in India. We are a higher education institution and we were established in 2008 by the A.R. Rahman Foundation.Situated in brand new, state-of-the-art facilities at the heart of Chennai’s film and music industry, we offer a range of part-time and full-time courses in Hindustani and Western classical music and music technology.Under the patronage of our founder, A.R. Rahman, we offer programmes for all ages and abilities. We are located in the purpose-built campus of KM College of Music and Technology, which also houses commercial recording studios and The Sunshine Orchestra for underprivileged children.Our renowned faculty are drawn from around the world, with specialisms in musical performance, musical theory and analysis, music history and music technology. We meet the highest standards of international education, attracting faculty and students from around the world, and we are proud to be affiliated to Middlesex University in. London. Our Diploma Programme is validated as part of the BA (Hons) Music Degree course at Middlesex, which means our students have the chance to graduate from KMMC and go on to complete an internationally recognised honours degree in the UK. A. R. Rahman serves as the Head Principal of the Conservatory, while Fathima Rafiq is our Executive Director with day-to-day oversight of all operations.

Course Info:
The KMMC Diploma programme is a two-year, full-time course with a curriculum designed to follow on from our one-year Foundation course. This programme is quality assured by Middlesex University and you will receive a Middlesex award on succesful completion. An articulation agreement between KM Music Conservatory and Middlesex University allows the transfer of credit from the Diploma Programme delivered by KM to advanced standing and credit one or more specified programmes delivered by Middlesex. Student entry is subject to availability and other entry criteria.The Diploma curriculum delves further into the practical, technological, historical and theoretical aspects of both Western and Hindustani music, encouraging students to specialise in their chosen field whilst still exploring the full spectrum of musical subject areas.The programme develops each student’s potential as a budding professional, by expanding on knowledge and skills gained in the Foundation course.

Course Fee: 
INR 6,00,000