About B.V.A Painting

The Bachelor of Visual Arts in Painting is a four year undergraduate program which develops within students the vital skill sets in creating visual textures and art forms which are practical, realistic, abstract and dynamic. The program exposes students to the various social, cultural and political dynamics of the world, thus providing them with a unique perspective and developing within them the necessary skills which allows them to represent and express these broad realities through unique art forms. Parul University’s Faculty of Fine Arts seeks to nurture and sharpen the creative elements of the students, by offering them a unique hands on training exposure which allows them to continuously put their knowledge into practise. Students are enlightened regarding the programs uniquely structured curriculum which covers vital concepts such as folk art of India, art philosophy, medieval art and still art to mention a few. As a way of developing the practical skill sets of the students, the program goes on to engage the students in a series of studio and workshop training sessions under the guidance of expert faculties and resource persons. The students are also engaged in a series of collaborative research projects under the guidance of artists and students from various parts of the nation and the world at large.


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B.V.A PaintingProgram Outcomes

Why Study B.V.A Painting

Painting follows a unique language of communication which is understood by different people at different levels. It has the power to express thousands of emotions, which conventional languages often fail to convey. The program exposes the to-be painters to various forms of art and culture while at the same time develops the sound knowledge of understanding and appreciating it. The aesthetic part of any museum, hotel or an amusement park is directed by painters which gives them the creative freedom to unleash their creativity.
Book Illustrators

Book Illustrators

An ability to understand the various social, cultural and economic dynamics of the world and to visually present them in an art form.


An ability to vividly portray the world through the use of paint and canvas and to shape the perspectives of the people.

Caricature Artists

Caricature Artists

An ability to project innovative ideas and creativity relating to paintings and art and to introduce your thought processes.

Fashion Illustrators

An ability to document various historical processes through the use of art and visual imagery, which can be utilized in various scenarios.

Fashion Illustrators


An ability to demonstrate effective growth and interpersonal communicative abilities which allow painters to be more relatable and flexible

Duration: 4 years (Semester System)



Constituent College of Parul University


Eligibility Criteria

The candidate shall have passed HSC examination in Science or Arts or Commerce stream conducted by Gujarat Board or any other recognized Examination Board


Mode of Admission

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B.V.A Painting feesFees


B.V.A Painting

₹ 40,000/- Annually*

* Tuition Fees may vary depending on the Country/ State in which the candidate has passed their qualifying examination.

B.V.A Painting CurriculumCurriculum

Wood Cut

Wood Cut



Basic Graphic Design-I

Basic Graphic Design-II

Painting Composition-I

Painting Composition-II

Basic Sculpture-I

Basic Sculpture-II

History of Art-I

History of Art-II

Fundamentals of Visual Arts-I

Fundamentals of Visual Arts-II






Painting Composition-III

Painting Composition-IV

History of Art-III

History of Art-IV

History of Design-I

History of Design-II



Elective - 1 (Compulsory Subjects :1)

Elective - 1 (Compulsory Subjects :1)


Drawing V


Painting Composition-V

Painting Composition-VI

History of Art-V

History of Art-VI



History of Design-III

History of Design-IV

Elective - 1 (Compulsory Subjects :1) Elective - 1 (Compulsory Subjects :1)


Internship Project-I

Internship Project-II

History of Art-VII

History of Art-VIII



Methods and Materials-I

Methods and Materials-II

Elective - 1 (Compulsory Subjects :1)

Elective - 1 (Compulsory Subjects :1)

Elective 4 (Compulsory Subjects:2)

Elective 4 (Compulsory Subjects :2)


B.V.A Painting Curriculum Fine Arts Studio


Fine Arts Studio

As a way of developing the practical skills of the students, the Faculty of Fine Arts has a designated a specific studio which serves the purpose of engaging students in a series of practical exercises.

B.V.A Painting CurriculumActivities

Beginning of Applied Arts (Commercial Arts) and its presence in Paintings

Mrs. Malti Gaekwad is an experienced faculty in the field of Applied Arts and was invited for a guest lecture for the students of BVA first year. She spoke on the beginning of Applied Arts, Design and its presence in Paintings. Students reciprocated to her knowledge and were interested in knowing further in details. The session took over many other aspects of Design in present day.

Talk on global mix of art education and higher studies in fine arts

The professor Jamie Scott from Fine Arts, De Montfort University Leicester, UK visited Faculty of Fine Arts, Parul University. He interacted with the students of Fine Arts and delivered a talk on global mix of art education and higher studies in fine arts.

Architecture, Fine Arts & Design Expo 2019

As a concluding mark to their academic journey, the budding architects, designers and fine arts students of Parul University, made an outstanding display of their artistic and innovative creativity during the recently held academic exhibition. With their cutting-edge thought process and their understanding of five years of education, the students of the faculties of architecture, fine arts and design showcased their final year projects. This was pure results of hard work, commitment and dedication on the part of the student and their faculties.

Workshop on "Out of the Box”

Students of Faculty of Fine Arts were exposed to 10 days long workshop called "Out of the Box" conducted by Jana Bednarova, Slovakian artist. The workshop aimed to open ways to understand works of Post Modern & Contemporary artists who work with concept and mix media. The program of the course helped students to find the area of interest in art and discover the topic and elaborate the experimental artwork which they were able to discuss in context of present day art.