Kalamandalam offers special training in the performing arts taught here to aspirants from outside Kerala and abroad. Those who are interested can send application and C.V. to Registrar, Kalamandalam. Preferably the applicants should have instinct for music / dance, either classical or contemporary. Registrar, Kalamandalam, will scrutinize the application and the eligible candidates will receive Admission Letters. For foreign students, who wish to have training for over four months, student visa is a must for joining Kalamandalam under our Special Training Program.(For complete details and Application Form please see our website-www. kalamandalam.org)
Kalamandalam offers only vegetarian food in its canteen. The canteen is mainly meant for regular students. There is a Govt. Guest House and a PWD Rest House at Cheruthuruthy, two Kms. away from the Kalamandalam main campus. Visitors usually stay there. Rooms are almost always available there. Rent is quite reasonable. There is also a Govt. Rest House in Shoranur, the nearest town. In and around Cheruthuruthy, there are quite a few good hotels. There are several Star Hotels in Thrissur where visitors can stay. In less than an hour they will be able to reach Kalamandalam by a bus or a car.