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 started out as a DJ in 1984 and has been in the forefront of the music business since the early nineties, both in Australia and Sri Lanka. His career has taken him on tours with top acts like John Digweed, Smokin’ Jo, Boy George, M People to name a few and has held residencies at acclaimed establishments in Melbourne during the mid nineties. Back in Sri Lanka, he part owned and operated the infamous Glow lounge, Tantra and then Onyx whilst also managing his own events company and organizing premier hi end parties.

Tareeq is also the author of the book, “LEARN TO BE A DJ”




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.