Karnataka State Dr. Gangubhai Hangal Music and Performing Arts University, also abbreviated as KSGH Music and Performing Arts University, is a public university dedicated to the study and research of music and performing arts. It was established by the Government of Karnataka to promote dance and music. This university offers full-time B.A., M.A. and diploma courses in music, dance, and yoga. 

KSGH University Highlights

Established  2008 | State University
Affiliated to UGC
Courses offered Undergraduate and Postgraduate
Selection Process Online & Offline
Total courses 38
Official Website https://www.musicuniversity.ac.in/

KSGH University Courses

KSGH Music and Performing Arts University offers Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Diploma and certificate courses in various streams. Tabulated below are the details for the same: 

Courses Duration
B.A. in Music (Karnataka Music Mridangam) 3 years
B.A. in Music (Hindustani Music Vocal) 3 years
B.A. in Drama 3 years
B.A. in Music (Hindustani Music Sitar) 3 years
B.A. in Music (Karnataka Music Veena) 3 years
M.A. in Music (Hindustani music vocal) 2 years
M.A. in Dance (Bharatanatyam) 2 years
M.A. in Music (Karnataka music vocal) 2 years
M.A. in Drama 2 years
Diploma in Bharatanatyam 2 years
Diploma in Karnataka Music Vocal 2 years
Diploma in Drama 2 years
Certificate in Yoga 6 months
Certificate in Devotional music 6 months
Certificate in Flute 6 months

KSGH University Fee Structure

Tabulated below are the fee structure offered by the KSGH Music and Performing Arts University: 

Course Name Total Fees
B.A. in Music/ Drama INR 12500
M.A. in Music/ Drama/ Dance INR 2950
Diploma Courses INR 3250
Certificate Courses INR 2000

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KSGH University Admission

The university conducts an Entrance examination to admit students in its different courses. One can apply for the same through online/offline mode but the application fee can be made through offline bank challan. Candidates who are eligible for UG course admissions must have passed Class XII from a recognized board in relevant subjects and for PG course admissions they must have passed their graduation in relevant subject areas from a recognized university/institute. 

For the diploma courses, minimum qualification is 10th pass and for the certificate, there is no such minimum qualification but the minimum age requirement is 16 years and the candidate must have the ability to read and write Kannada. 

KSGH University Facilities

Being music and performing arts university, it offers a number of facilities to the students as well as faculty members to cater to their needs. Some of the facilities are Hostel, Laboratories, Library, Cafeteria, Sports playground and many more.