The IGNOU Visual Arts certificate courses in Painting, Applied Art and Sculpture are of One Year Duration. Maximum time to complete the Course is 3 Years. Read for more details.
With an aim to develop creative and aesthetic sensibilities among students, the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) runs certificate courses in visual arts.
The three IGNOU Visual arts certificate courses are:
1) Certificate Programme in painting
2) Certificate Programme in Applied art
3) Certificate Programme in sculpture
Eligibility: The eligibility for all the three courses is class 10th. There’s no age limit for the Course.
Objective of IGNOU visual arts certificate courses:
The Courses are aimed at imparting basic knowledge and skill of drawing, developing applied and design skills and; understanding the use of material and technique to create expressive sculptures. IGNOU hopes that this will help in inculcating creativity, precision in use of tool and materials. The Certificate Courses also help in developing self-observation, visualization and self-motivation to create an art work.
Last Date to Submit duly filled applications:
July 30 for July-December Semester.
January 31 for January-June Semester.
The IGNOU visual arts certificate courses are ideal for those who traditionally take painting, applied art and sculpturing as profession. They are also good for those who are either naturally gifted or have an inclination towards fine arts. For admissions, visit the IGNOU Regional Center Near you.