The DJ Academy - Sri Lanka’s very first DJ education and entertainment industry training facility was set up to offer quality training programmes in the areas of Disc Jockey (DJ), Electronic Media and  Event management.

By combining a well rounded theoretical curriculum with hands on training from top industry professionals, the DJ Academy offers an unparalleled opportunity for aspiring students to enter and achieve success in the entertainment and media industry. Using state of the art equipment and modern training methods, with full access to our library of books, training videos and music archives; the academy ensures that its students receive the highest level of industry education found in Sri Lanka.





 Tareeq Musafer | Founder & PATRON

Tareeq started out DJing around the mid eighties; and has since been in the forefront of the music and entertainment business in Sri Lanka. “I see teaching, as the best form of learning; and since DJing is my passion, why not A DJ Academy” Tareeq owns and operates a number of ventures; in Hospitality, Construction, Healthcare and the Energy sector. Above all he is an ardent fan of Vinyl Records and houses a collection in excess of 30,000 records! Tareeq is the author of Sri Lanka’s very first DJ training guidebook titled; “LEARN TO BE A DJ

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Thanujika Perera had a passion for music technology and audio electronics as a teenager. His passion took him to start a journey in DJing during early 90's and being rated as one of the most wanted DJs in mid 2000's in Sri Lanka. He went on to become the Head of DJ Training at Sri Lanka's only entertainment training facility, The DJ Academy, and then the CEO.

Modern DJing is all about using technology to master the craft of music creativity. Thanujika has seen this decades ago. His knowledge on music and technology coupled with management capabilities has made him write a success story in the DJ industry in Sri Lanka.F

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The DJ Academy aims to produce efficient, highly skilled and capable individuals that enter the entertainment arena, thus raising the bar within the industry in Sri Lanka.

It also aims to legitimize, validate and extend the function and significance of the DJ, by highlighting the art forms fundamental value and disseminating it to the public.