Full Term Courses


Diploma course in sound engineering and music technology.

Whether your interest lies in the creative or technical areas of the industry, Audio Engineering and Music Technology programme at NHQ, is aimed at equipping you with the skills, knowledge and confidence to enter the world of music production and technology, post-production and sound design for film and game
NHQ is the only exclusive institute in India with back up and affiliation with the prestigious Windmill Lane Recording studios and Pulse College Ireland.
Pulse College being the pioneers in the music industry comes with the expertise of over 23 years; Pulse College has produced some of European’s most successful and world renowned sound technicians. This gives NHQ the advantage of having a well-structured syllabus with practical classes every weak.
The world-famous recording studio – Windmill lane recording studios has been in the industry since 1978, making it one of the top recording studios in the world. Their list is endless, starting from U2, The Script, Lady GaGa, Rolling stones, David Bowie and many more.

Diploma in sound engineering and music production.

This is a basic level course offered by us. This course provides Basics of sound engineering & Music Production to kick-start your career in Audio Industry.
In Ten months course you will learn.

Sound Engineering


  • Basic Theory.
  • Physics of Sound.
  • Ear.
  • Cables and Connectors.
  • Decibels.
  • Microphones and miking techniques.
  • Dynamics & Processors.
  • Equalizers.
  • Analog Consoles.
  • Introduction to Digital Audio workstations Protools- Basics of Recording & Editing.
  • Music Production.
  • Music Theory For Production.
  • Sampling and Synthesis in Logic Pro X.
  • Basics of Sound Designing (For Films & Short Films).
  • DJ–ing.
  • Radio Production.
  • Mixing & Mastering.
  • Surround Sound Overview.
  • And much more…
  • Full time Advanced diploma in sound engineering and music technology.

    This program is geared up with all the resources required for you to become an expert in your field in the Audio industry, weather your chosen field ismusic production , post-production or sound design for film and game.
    Our job options would include the following:
    Audio Engineer for Animation, Interactive Media, Computer Games, Sound Department for TV and Film, Music Supervisor, Post-Production for Film, Supervising, Sound Editor, Re-recording Mixer, ADR Editor / ADR Mixer, Subtitler, Audio Describer, Sound Designer, Foley Editor, Music Editor, Audio / Dubbing Assistant, Radio Production, Recording Technician Recording Studio, Live Sound Engineer etc.

    Sound Engineering


  • Large Format Consoles.
  • Advanced Mixing Techniques.
  • Advanced Live Sound Techniques.
  • Broadcast Engineering.
  • Location Sound.
  • Best Practice for handing over sessions.
  • Advanced Music Production and Studio Techniques.
  • Sound Designing.
  • Emerging Technologies.
  • Acoustics.
  • Mastering.

  • Application Technologies ( Advanced Level )


  • Pro tools
  • Logic
  • Reason
  • And much more…
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