Founder director

Philip Rao,  BSc  LLCM  ALCM (TD)

Honorary Representative

The University of West London

London College of Music Examinations

Philip is a Science Graduate and a Graduate in Western Classical Music (Licentiate of the London College of Music ~ LLCM) from the University of West London.

He is also a certified member of 'Registry of Guitar Tutors London', A Certified RGT tutor for more than two decades, 

Studied classical guitar and piano as a child and grew up playing in local church choirs, 
During his studies at Chennai & Goa, had the great opportunity to work with the various renowned musicians.
Was the head of music department Indus International School - Hyderabad, Many a time had performed/was interviewed on local & national TV channels, FM Radio, and regional newspapers.
He thoroughly enjoys working with children and teaching private and group lessons.
Philip is very dedicated to being developing music pedagogy at 'Philips School of Music', He is currently teaching after-school programs, 
at Jubilee Hills and Gachibowli, giving lessons in Guitar and Piano, and is currently the Choir Director for CLJC Church.

  Philip receiving the Licentiate of 'London College of Music' at University of West London graduation ceremony 

Ms. Rebecca R Philip, BBA, ALCM (TD)

HOD Western Music Department & Keys

Rebecca Philip is a dedicated piano teacher, who very much enjoys working with children to accompany them on their musical journey. 
As a piano teacher, she is able to combine her pedagogical ingenuity with her extensive knowledge of various musical styles, 
thus awakening the curiosity and enthusiasm of her students.

The teacher, coming from Hyderabad, began her own musical career at the age of four under her father Mr. Philip, During her childhood, she learned several instruments such as guitar and recorder, but the piano has since then always been her instrument of choice. Through a western classical education, she acquired an excellent technique.
She earned a Graduate Diploma in Piano teaching  (ALCM (TD), Associate of London College of Music) from the London College of Music, University of West London.
and currently studies earning a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration at St. Mary's College.
She participates in various musical projects. 
She has attended masterclasses with various pianists in Singapore and Kuala Lumpur. 
Her ambition to move beyond usual conventions makes her constant search for new inspiration to enforce her own artistic development.

With The University of West London Vice Chancellor

Dr Peter John and

London College of Music Director 

Professor John Howard

Sir C V Raman Academy Awards
Philip honoured with the award for contribution to music education.
With the LCM team University of West London, during Graduation ceremony

Founder Director | Philips international School of Music, Philip, was presented with the Outstanding Contribution to Music Education Award 2014 at the Indira Priyadarshini Auditorium, Public Gardens, Nampally, Hyderabad.


The School  

( 1992 - 2020 )

'Philips School of Music' launched its activities in 1992 as an “Experimental Class for School Children", in 1992 with 10 young children, and today Philips School is a leading school in music education with 500 students on the rolls.

After extensive practical trials, the music school has succeeded in compiling its own child-friendly music pedagogy with the best in the industry, with the objective of uncovering student's potential and fostering their talents to express themselves freely by music.
Today we are developed into a broad system and "an official REPRESENTATIVE for the prestigious exams of WEST LONDON UNIVERSITY"  with many students and teachers at various locations in the twin cities of Hyderabad, PHILIPS SCHOOL has trained thousands of students who have acquired qualifications from various exam boards.

The affiliation  

Centre "London College of Music"

' Philips School of Music ' is now the official Center for LCM Exams in Hyderabad, INDIA.



London College of Music is the largest specialist music and performing arts institutions in the UK. The college was founded in 1887 as an establishment devoted to music education. In 1991 it became part of the University of West London, one of the largest universities in the UK, spread across three campuses.

The music college has unrivalled facilities in the heart of London's music and media business district. Its curriculum embraces innovations and advances, creating one of the country's most prestigious and sought-after degrees in Performing Arts and Music Technology.














RGT is the world's largest organisation of guitar teachers and, provides accredited exams in electric guitar, rock guitar, acoustic guitar, jazz guitar, bass guitar, classical guitar and popular music theory. Exams take place throughout all regions of the UK, as well as in Europe, America, Far East, including HYDERABAD.

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