Each applicant must send us an audio cassette or CD containing half an hour of a recent recording (vocal - vilambit and drut khayal or instrumental - sitar/sarod), together with a bio-data. The recording should not be more than 3 months old.
In general, candidates should have successfully completed their secondary school exams (Class X) and be within the age limit of 22 years.
However, candidates with exceptional talent can be very young or older than 22 years of age. Selection of such candidates and final decision regarding the same will be in complete discretion of the Expert Committee and Executive Director of ITC Sangeet Research Academy.