- The School works 7 days a week, Monday through
Sunday. It remains closed on national/public holidays
such as Republic Day, Independence
Day, Gandhi Jayanti, Diwali etc. The School
is also closed for summer and winter vacations.The
schedule of holidays are displayed on the School's
notice board from time to time..
- The School year is divided into four quarters viz.
July–September and October-December.
Admission in between the quarters from the waiting
list only may be allowed by charging pro-rata fees.
- Full quarterly fees are to be paid by Cheque/Demand
Draft in favour of Delhi School of Music. The
quarterly fees apply also for the periods during which
the School remains closed :
Summer Vacation (the month of June) and Winter Vacation
- Students attending instrumental music classes are
taught individually by the teachers. While dance students
are taught in groups, voice classes may be held either
individually or in groups.
- Instrumental music classes are arranged at a time
and day mutually convenient to the teacher and the
student. The timings once fixed will not be changed
during the course of the quarter.
- Workshops and lecture demonstrations arranged for
the benefit of students from time to time will be
treated as regular classes. Attendance at such “workshops”
will be deemed compulsory and will be counted in lieu
of the regular scheduled classes.
- Classes missed by students due to the teacher's
non-availability would be made good, except in cases
of classes missed due to involvement of teacher/student
in school concerts. Students who report late for their
lessons by more than 20 minutes may be marked absent
(at the discretion of the teachers) and will be deemed
to have missed their classes.
Classes missed by students for the
following reasons will NOT be made good:
i) Classes falling on national/public holidays and
during summer and winter holidays.
ii) Classes missed due to school examinations, outstation
camps, trips, late attendance or for any other reason.
In case of serious illness or hospitalisation, however,
the Director may consider making up classes as a
special case on the evidence of a medical certificate.
- Admission of new students: Henceforth admissions
for the various quarters will be completed within
the following dates:
# July - September
1 - 15 June
# October - December 1-
# January - March
1 - 15 December
# April - June
1 - 15 March
- The due dates for payment of fees are as follows:
Late Fee 2nd Late
(Rs 1000) (Rs
July-Sep 31 May 1-15
June 1 July
Oct-Dec 31 Aug 1-15
Jan-Mar 30 Nov 1-15
Apr-June 28 Feb 1-15
Mar 1 Apr
The above dates for payment of fees by students should
be strictly complied with. Teachers will not take
classes for students who have not paid their fees
by the stipulated dates. There is no guarantee that
the slot will be maintained after the period of the
thrid late fee.
- Fees for the quarter once paid by the students will
not be considered for refund. However, in exceptional
circumstances only and on a case-by-case basis, the
Director may permit refund of the fee with the approval
of Chairperson, School Committee.
- Students should attend their classes regularly.
Students whose attendance i s irregular or who absent
themselves frequently and for long periods without
prior intimation and full justification, would be
removed from the rolls. The Director reserves the
right to terminate the lessons of students at any
time, if their work, application or discipline are
found to be unsatisfactory.
- The school reserves the right to change a teacher
assigned to a student at any point of time, if found
necessary. The decision to allow the student to appear
for an examination as a student of the Delhi School
of Music vests with the concerned teacher and the
- Award of Scholarships:
Scholarships are awarded annually, to students with
'talent' as the main criterion.
- In all matters the decision of the Director and
the School Management Committee shall be final and
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