Academic Year 2019 - 20

Under Graduate Programs

Accreditation Timeline -Pearl Academy

On successful completion of the program at Pearl Academy, students receive a Professional Diploma*.

Pearl Academy facilitates enrolment of students for Indian and International Bachelor’s degree from recognized institutions.

(a) International Bachelor’s Degree

Students have an option to obtain an internationally recognized Bachelor’s Degree by pursuing courses at Nottingham Trent University in UK; or University of Derby or Manchester Metropolitan University in UK; or Torrens University in Australia. Pearl Academy facilitates enrolment to these courses.

(b) Indian Bachelor’s Degree

All students at Pearl Academy Delhi NCR and Mumbai campuses are provided an opportunity to pursue Bachelor of Arts from Delhi and Mumbai University respectively and students at Jaipur campus are provided an opportunity to pursue Bachelor of Vocational Studies (B.Voc.) from Rajasthan ILD Skills University. Pearl Academy facilitates enrolment to these courses.

For further details, students are requested to connect with Campus Counsellors.

*Pearl Academy is not a degree-granting institution and is not accredited by UGC, AICTE or any other regulatory body.

Post Graduate Programs

On successful completion of two-year PG program, a student is awarded a Post Graduate Diploma from Pearl Academy. All students get to learn latest international trends through masterclasses by global experts and can also avail international student exchange programs.

For students of Fashion Design, Fashion Styling and Image Design, Fashion Business, Luxury Brands, Communication Design, Interior Design & Styling and Fashion Communication, Post Graduate Diploma from Pearl Academy is validated by Domus Academy, Milan, Italy.

They get an opportunity to attend workshops, visit local factories / manufacturing units and interact with the industry experts of international market.

Students get to attend classes at Domus Academy, Milan. Additionally Domus Academy faculty visit Pearl every year as international faculty.

Pearl Academy is not a degree granting institution*.

*Pearl Academy is not accredited by UGC, AICTE or any other regulatory body.

Accreditation facts till Academic Year 2016

Pearl Academy does not offer any degree programs of it’s own. The BA (Hons.) and Masters Degrees are awarded by the Nottingham Trent University, UK.

The BA (H) and Masters Degrees, issued by Nottingham Trent University are not recognised by the UGC. Students with these degrees/qualifications are eligible to progress to any international university but are not eligible to transfer or progress to any university, deemed to be university or any institution recognised by UGC in India.

Students with NTU degrees are eligible for employment in private organisations in India or internationally, but not entitled to apply for Government jobs in India.

The Batch of 2016 will be the last cohort of students to graduate with NTU degrees upon completion of their program. There will be a gradual phasing out of the NTU validated courses, and students will be required to work to the following final completion dates:

  • MAs – to complete by July 2018

  • 3 yr BAs – to complete by December 2019

  • 4 yr BAs – to complete by December 2020

Pearl Academy and NTU continue to have a strong relationship.