Course - PGD
Post Graduate Diploma in Music (PGD Mus)

Duration: 1 year (2 semesters)
Eligibility: Any bachelor’s degree

About the Programme

In this programme students will be introduced to Technicalities in Music and Technicalities in Musical Performance. They will be exposed to Western Music, Indigenous Music of North East India, Hindustani Classical Vocal, Musical Performance. In addition to these, students will be introduced to research. The programme prepares students who want to enroll themselves in the Post Graduate in Music programme. This course will work as a bridge course for Non Music Under-Graduates who wish to join Post Graduate in Music. Students who completed PG Diploma in Music but do not wish to enroll themselves to the Post Graduate programme will acquire a certificate for PG Diploma in Music.

Course of study

This course is designed to bridge the gap between theory and practice ensuring optimum learning by the  students.

Theoretical knowledge: lectures, assignments, group discussions, interactive sessions

Practical skills: presentation, reviews, fieldwork and field visits, public performances, community projects, research project

Career prospects:

  • Music Teacher
  • Performer
  • Music Author
  • Music Arranger & Score Creator

Mission Statement

To contribute to the sustainable development of Meghalaya and Northeast India, by providing knowledge, skills and values that will enable our students to become global citizens while upholding gender, ethnic and religious equity for all, conserving its bio-cultural heritage, and  by recognizing its Christian legacy and commitment .

Student's Pledge

We the incoming/outgoing students of the Martin Luther Christian University vow to always uphold the principles of Honesty, Sustainability, Tolerance and Respect, Quality, Perseverance, Humility, Teamwork, Leadership, Accountability and Recognition as upheld to us in the University. This pledge we make freely, fully understanding that these values will make us good humans and role models.

Contact Details

Martin Luther Christian University
Dongktieh, Block -1,
Nongrah, Shillong 793006
Ph: 0364-2535437/6009602012

E-mail: ,,

Registrar: 9862035368
Deputy Registrar: 9862853164
Dean, Academics: 9615137874
Dean, Research: 8974599017