Apprentice Programme

Start your career in performing arts with a programme that prepares you by putting you to work in the industry!

The Apprentice Programme is targeted at people who would like to work in the performing arts industry but don’t know where to start. Successful applicants are apprenticed at Malaysian performing arts companies where they are encouraged to learn tricks of the trade through practical work and experiential learning.

To help them along , apprentices will also receive an allowance of RM1,800 per month to compensate their living expenses for the duration of the programme.

1) Download the application form. (Right-click on the buttons and choose “Save link as…”)

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2) Complete the fillable PDF form on-screen. (You must have the latest version of Adobe Reader installed. Get it for free here)

3) Attach a copy of

  • your curriculum vitae

4)  Email your application to us at

5) You can also mail it to us at

DIKN Apprentice Programme, Kakiseni, L1-35 & 36, Level 1, SStwo Mall, 40, Jalan SS 2/72, 47300, Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia.


The application deadline is 31 May 2013.

Recipient: Azti Nezia Suriyanti Azmi Organisation: Rhythm In Bronze

Recipient: Kevin Adrian Theseira Organisation: Penang Jazz Festival

Recipient: Lim Shin Hui Organisation: Lapar Lab Productions

Recipient: Raziman Sarbini Organisation: Aswara Dance Company

Recipient: Stephanie Ho May Xian Organisation: MyDance Alliance

Recipient: Tan Boon Kit Organisation: Enfiniti Academy

Recipient: Loh Wei Jun Organisation: Enfiniti Academy

Recipient: Tania Prabha Organisation: The Instant Café Theatre Company

Recipient: Abinorizuadin Abdullah Organisation: Kelab AKRAB

Recipient: Afiq Arshad Organisation: Revolution Stage

Recipient: Ann Sevelen Organisation: Green Leaf Theatre House

Recipient: Ariff Kamil Junian Organisation: KL Performing Arts Centre

Recipient: Loke Yew Fai Organisation: Dama Orchestra

Recipient: Tang May Ling Organisation: Green Leaf Theatre House

Recipient: Tines Kumar Selvaraja Organisation: Asthana Arts

Recipient: Tanenthiran Maruthal Organisation: Temple of Fine Arts KL

Recipient: Ravisankar Tangavilo Organisation: Asthana Arts

Recipient: Mohd Azmi Sabarudin Organisation: Box of Delights

Recipient: Paviteranraj Manoharan Organisation: Box of Delights

Recipient: Rahman Noor Mohamed Organisation: KL Performing Arts Centre

Recipient: Hoe Hui Ting Organisation: Five Arts Centre