the Tripura Wing of Theater in Education (TIE); National School of Drama, an autonomous institution under the Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India, has invited applications for admission to the full-time one-year Certificate Course in Theater in Education for 2022-23.
The course is organized in collaboration with the Department of Information and Cultural Affairs and Higher Education, Govt. of Tripra.
The course aims to prepare school drama teachers and performers for TIE activities. Those from North Eastern states and rest of India can apply. The course is expected to start in December 2022. There are 20 places for the program. Instructional medium will be Hindi and English.
Essential qualifications: Applicant should hold a degree in any major from a recognized university in India or abroad and should have experience in theater or formal/non-formal education and working knowledge of acting. Hindi and English. Experience working with children in theater and an ability to relate to children is preferred.
Age limit: Minimum 18 years old and maximum 40 years old, as of 30.9.2022.
Seat reservation for SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy coat)/PwD will be in accordance with the rules of the Government of India.
Selection procedure: 1st phase: After examination of the pre-selected applications, the selection of the 1st the phase will be organized in online assignment or offline mode.
2n/a Phase: The selected candidates from 1st phase will need to appear for final selection during a 1-2 day workshop at the NSD Tripura Center campus. Candidates must produce original certificates and testimonials during the workshop. A committee of experts constituted by NSD will evaluate the aptitude and the talent of the candidates
Financial aid: All selected and admitted students will receive a monthly scholarship of Rs.6,000/- to cover their training/academic and other expenses for the period of one year course.
Fitness: Selected persons will be required to undergo physical fitness medical test as instructed by NSD, Tripura Center when joining classes/activities at the school campus.
The application fee of Rs.50/- must be paid online via Net Banking, credit card or debit card. The deadline for submitting the online/offline application is 15e October 2022.
Candidates can also download the application form from the website and submit it by post/offline duly completed with the necessary documents and the fee of Rs. 150/- per payment order/draft request in favor of the National School of Drama, Tripura Centre.
The above application form must reach “Centre Manager, Nazrul Kalakshetra Complex, North Banamalipur, Agartala, Tripura” by 5 p.m. on 15e October 2022.