Admissions and fees

Admissions & enrolments for 2019

We endeavour to provide classes to all students, however due to high demand and capacity limitations, our next in-take for new students is for Semester 1, 2019 (commencing 04 February 2019).

This applies to all styles, with the exception to Bollywood classes. We encourage all future students who would like to learn with us, to apply for the 2019 in-take, using our application page found at the link below.

Learning and Teaching Periods - 2018

The 2018 teaching calendar has been restructured to two semesters to accommodate the introduction of flexible payment options.

  • Semester 1: 29th January 2018 - 1st July 2018 (21 classes)

  • Semester 2: 16th July 2018 - 2nd December 2018 (19 classes)

  • Use the following link to view our SMV 2018 Academic Calendar

  • No classes will be held on WA Public Holidays, Founder's days 7th April and 27 th July, and Deepavali* (date changes annually):

recognised Holidays in 2018

  • MARCH 5th - Labour Day

  • APRIL 2nd - Easter Sunday Holiday

  • APRIL 7th - SMV Founder's Day

  • APRIL 25th - ANZAC Day

  • JUNE 4th - WA Day

  • JULY 27th - Founder Mahasamadhi

  • SEPTEMBER 24th - Queen's Birthday

  • OCTOBER 19th - Vijayadasami

  • NOVEMBER 7th - Deepavali


The following provides a breakdown of our fees, excluding GST. Note, a $30 registration fee applies to all new enrolments.


  • Bala Vihar:

    • $200/semester

  • Bharata Natyam:

    • $360/semester (group class)

    • $700/semester (one on one class)

  • Odissi:

    • $360/semester (group class)

    • $700/semester (one on one class)

  • Kathak:

    • $360/semester (group class)

    • $700/semester (one on one class)

  • Bollywood

    • $15/class (group class)


  • Guitar:

    • $360/semester (group class)

  • Carnatic vocal:

    • $360/semester (group class)

    • $1200/semester (one on one class)

  • Tabla:

    • $500/semester

  • Piano (1/2 hour):

    • $500/semester

Linguistic Studies

  • Tamil: $300/semester (group class)


  • Visual Arts

    • $260/semester

  • Yoga

    • $130 (10 classes)

    • $18/class

How to pay


We will continue to accept EFPTOS and cash payments for the total invoice amount. This service will only be available for the first two weeks of Semester 2 2018 (16th Jul 2018 – 22nd July 2018).

Staff will be available to accept your payment at the following times:

  • Beaufort St Studio - Cash and EFTPOS only | Saturday 9:30am – 11.30am & 1:30pm – 4pm

  • Willetton Senior High School - Cash payment only* | Thursday 6 pm– 7pm

Please note:

  • A printed or electronic copy of the invoice needs to be presented at time of payment.

  • As of February 2018, we will not be accepting electronic funds transfers (payments via Internet Banking).

ONLINE - credit card

  • Using a secure online portal, you can pay your fees in a once off payment

  • Your invoice / invoice email will include a PAY NOW* link to make the payment


  • Monthly payment* (debited on the 26th day of every month, between July to Nov)

  • The amount that you will pay if selecting direct debit will be determined by your invoice amount.

  • If you want to use direct debit, please complete the steps below “Register your direct debit details” by 19 July 2018.

  • Transaction fees apply. We strongly recommend you read and consider the terms and conditions provided in the direct debit registration form.

Dance uniforms


  • Stage 1 & 2 - white top, white salwar pants

  • Stage 3 and above - dance saree


  • Stage 1 & 2 - white top, white salwar pants

  • Stage 3 and above - white top, panchakatcham (tied)

Music/ other uniforms

Music and all other students (except those enrolled in short-term courses) need to wear white kurta top with SMV logo, if not already wearing one the above uniforms.