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BVA Contemporary Art

Program Outline

Contemporary Art undergraduate (UG) Program offers a dynamic and comprehensive curriculum that caters to aspiring artists, curators, art historians, and art enthusiasts.


a. HSC with minimum 50% marks from recognized board in any discipline.
b. Lateral Entry to B.FA. Il year: Any candidate having passed XII and obtained a one year Diploma in Art, Foundation or
Art Teacher diploma (ATD) from Directorate of Art, Maharashtra is eligible for lateral entry to Il year (3rd Semester) of UG degree. Valid score in MGMU-CET


8 Semesters | 4 year

Key Featrures

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Year wise Program Structure of Undergraduate Program


Year 1

Professional Core(PC)

Skill Enhancement Course (SEC)

Indian knowledge System (IKS)

Ability Enhancement Course (AEC)


Year 2

Professional Core (PC)

Skill Enhancement Course (SEC)

Indian Knowledge System


Value Education Course (VEC)


OpenElective (OE)


Year 3

Professional Core (PC)

Skill Enhancement Course (SEC)

Ability Enhancement Course (AEC)

Year 4


Professional Core (PC)

Professional Elective (PE)

Graduation Project (GP) Design / Art Collection

FieldProject (FP)

Industry Internship (OJT)

SR.NO NAME Organization
1 Dr. Monika Aggarwal Chairperson, Dean Faculty of Design, MGM University, Chhatrapati Sambhaji Nagar, Email id: [email protected].
2 Dr. Milind Dhobley Professor, Dean, MIT School of Fine Arts & Applied Arts, Pune
3 Jitendra Pawar Assistant. Professor, Department of Fine Arts MGM University, Chhatrapati Sambhaji Nagar
4 Rajesh Rameshkumar Shah Assistant Professor, Department of fine Arts MGM University, MGM University, Chhatrapati Sambhaji Nagar
5 Mr. Dinesh Sapkale Expert in Industry, Art Director -Brand & Graphics, Spline communication Address: D 505,Sr. No. 39,15/16B, Ambegaon BK, Pune-46
6 Dr. S.S. Ambekar Expert in Academics, Expert in Industry, Assistant professor: School of Design (Dept. of Fashion Design) MIT-World Peace University, paud Road' Pune Maharashtra.
7 Dr. Ganesh Tartare Expert in Research Organization, Professor, Address: Sir. J. J. School of Art, Mumbai

A Bachelor's degree in Contemporary Art can lead to various career opportunities in the arts and related fields. While it may require dedication, creativity, and networking to establish a successful career, here are some potential career paths you can consider:

Visual Artist: As a professional visual artist, you can create and sell your artwork. This includes paintings, drawings, sculptures, and other forms of visual expression. You can exhibit your work in galleries, sell it online, or participate in art fairs.

Illustrator: Illustrators create visual representations for books, magazines, advertisements, and various media. This can involve creating illustrations for children's books, editorial publications, advertising agencies, or digital media.

Fine Art Gallery Manager or Curator: If you have a passion for art curation and management, you can work in galleries, museums, or art institutions to curate exhibitions, manage collections, and promote artists.

Art Teacher: With additional education and training, you can become an art teacher at elementary, secondary, or higher education institutions, sharing your knowledge and skills with aspiring artists.

Art Therapist: Art therapists use the creative process to help individuals cope with emotional, psychological, or developmental challenges. This career combines art and psychology, requiring additional education and licensure.

Freelance Artist or Illustrator: As a freelance artist or illustrator, you have the flexibility to take on various projects, from creating custom artwork for clients to designing book covers or album artwork.

Mural Artist: Mural artists specialize in large-scale, outdoor or indoor wall art installations. They may work on public art projects, collaborate with businesses, or create commissioned murals.

Graphic Designer: Drawing and painting skills can be valuable in graphic design, where you create visual content for marketing materials, websites, branding, and advertisements.

Art Restorer or Conservator: Art restorers and conservators work to preserve and restore artworks, ensuring their longevity and maintaining their original condition.

Art Critic or Art Writer: If you have strong analytical and writing skills, you can become an art critic or writer, contributing articles and reviews to art publications, websites, or newspapers.

Art Director: Art directors oversee the visual aspects of creative projects, such as advertising campaigns, films, or theater productions. They ensure that the visual elements align with the overall creative vision.

Art Consultant: Art consultants advise individuals, businesses, or institutions on art acquisition, helping them select and purchase artwork that suits their tastes, needs, or branding.

Gallery Sales Associate: Working in a gallery, you can assist in sales, customer service, and client relations, helping artists connect with potential buyers.

Commercial Illustrator: Commercial illustrators create visuals for advertising agencies, publishing companies, and other industries. They may work on projects like advertisements, product packaging, or marketing materials.

Costume Designer: Costume designers work in the theatre, film, and television industries, creating costumes that enhance characters and contribute to the visual storytelling.

Freelance Designer or Artist: As a freelance professional, you can work independently, taking on a variety of projects based on your skills and interests. Building a strong portfolio, networking within the art community, and actively participating in exhibitions, workshops, and art-related events can help you establish and grow your career in drawing and painting. It's essential to continuously develop your skills and explore new techniques and styles to stay competitive in the art world.

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Mr. Rajesh Rameshkumar Shah

Dr. Aayushi Verma

Mr. Makhanlaal Vishwakarma

Mr. Sachin Kamble

Computer Lab

The Computer lab caters the class of 40 students. List of Design Software accessible to the students:-

Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, CorelDRAW AutoCAD

(All the computers have 24X7 internet access.)


IFD Total books. 601 volume Total magazine 06 Volume 189

Total journal 03 Volume 30

COFA Total books volume 852 Total magazine 4

Textile Testing Lab

List of equipment’s accessible to the students: -Fibre testing equipment - Microscope

Yarn Testing Equipment - Beesly Balance Twist Tester Wrap Reel Motorized Crease Recovery tester GSM Round Cutter Fabric thickness tester Tearing strength tester

Washable platform for Chemical Testing with a sink at the corner For Mechanical Testing wooden platforms or tables with storage and a centre table for cutting of specimen and demonstration

Weaving Studio

Equipped with table looms so that students can create weave patterns.

Garment Construction Lab

Garment Construction lab is equipped with commercial sewing machines (Juki), drafting tables and white boards

Pattern / Draping Making Studio

The Pattern making studio is equipped with drafting tables, dress forms and white boards.

Display Arches

Exhibition Area to exhibit students, work.