Dr Neerja Dhingra
PhD (Economics), M.Phil.
M.A. (Gold Medallist), B.A. (Hons.)
I congratulate you for joining Apeejay College of Fine Arts (ACFA), Jalandhar, the first amongst the prestigious chain of the Apeejay Institutions under the aegis of the Apeejay Education Society, New Delhi. The College is a unique, multi-dimensional, multi-faculty, premier, co-educational College of North India as it stands today after attaining more than four decades of prestige and glory. Recognized as a trend-setter and a symbol of nonpareil quality of education, ACFA has attained ever-new and much-coveted heights in the realm of value-based quality education.
A distinctive and rather unparalleled trait of our College is its creative teaching-learning atmosphere enriched with artistic ambience and personalized, student-centric education of global dimensions. With its state-of-the-art infrastructure, fully air-conditioned labs and classrooms, highly qualified teaching faculty, modernized library with gamut of rare books and fragrance of the richness of our culture, Apeejay College of Fine Arts stands towering above all the other educational institutions of the region, very true to its motto ‘Soaring High is My Nature’.
We take pride in our academic set-up which is perfectly traditional yet meticulously modern both sagaciously blent and artistically conceived by Dr. Stya Paul, the Founder Chairman, Apeejay Stya & Svran Group and Apeejay Education Society. Taking care of our age-long pure and pristine culture, the College offers traditional courses in Fine Arts, viz. Instrumental Music, Vocal Music, Classical Indian Dance, Painting and Sculpture. Keeping abreast of the ultra-modern pace of the contemporary times, the courses ranging from Commerce & Management, IT & Mobile Technology, MultiMedia& Filming to vocational courses in Theatre & Sound Technology are being flawlessly administered under one roof lending Apeejay a cut above the others. Our MOUs and collaborations with world-renowned institutions like Willem De Kooning, Netherlands and Chengdu College, China pave our way towards giving an international platform to our students to scale the pinnacles of glory.
I welcome you to the portals of ACFA and wish all your expectations and aspirations to see broad daylight. I am convinced that you will leave no stone unturned in garnering glory for yourself. I wish you a fruitful stay in this College. May your dreams be chiselled into a visible reality!