Karnataka State Music University established on 14 February 2008 is a public university dedicated solely to the study and research of music and performing arts. It was founded by the Government of Karnataka. It operates from a heritage building (its temporary campus) in the Lakshmipuram area of Mysore. It is named after Gangubhai Hangal.
Karnataka State Music University offers diploma, undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral courses to students. KSMU admission is merit-based.
|Karnataka State Music University Highlights|
|Admission Details||KSMU Admission|
|Infrastructure||Classrooms, Laboratories, etc.|
|KSMU Courses||Diploma, Undergraduate, Postgraduate|
|Fees Details||KSMU Fees|
|Address||Jhansi Rani Lakshmi Bai Road, Lakshmipuram Mysore- 570004 Karnataka, India|
Karnataka State Music University provides diploma, undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctorate courses. The courses with their specializations are given in the following table:
|Diploma||Hindustani, Acting And Drama, Tabla, Karnataka Instrument, Veena Instrument, Bharata Natyam, Mridanga|
|BPA||Tabla, Mridangam, Veena|Bharatanatyam, Drama, Hindustani Music, Karnataka Music|
|BA||Dance, Music, Drama|
|MA||Bharatanatyam, Mridangam, Music Tabla, Veena, Drama, Hindustani Music, Karnataka Music|
|D.Litt.||Music, Drama, Bharatanatayam|
Bachelor of Performing Arts also referred to as BPA is an undergraduate degree course that is all about entertainment and its related techniques. A BPA course focuses on three major aspects of music, dance, and drama in the performance and entertainment industry and offers students specialization in any of these. The course helps students develop their talents and become accomplished performers in any of the three varied forms of performing arts - dance, drama, and music.
Master of Arts also referred to as MA is a two-year post-graduate degree course that comes to the discipline of arts. The course duration of MA is 2 years. MA is a specialized course in which students are detailed knowledge of the discipline they have chosen. In order to have a promising future ahead, students who are interested in a career in non-science fields such as management, political consulting, and other prominent government departments commonly follow the course.
Karnataka State Music University provides students as well as faculty members with a range of facilities to cater to their needs. Some of the facilities are:
Karnataka State Music University has set specific criteria for the admission process into courses. The eligibility requirements of KSMU for specific courses are described in the table below:
Karnataka State Music University conducts an Entrance examination to admit students to its different courses. Students can apply for the same through online/offline mode but the application fee can be paid through offline bank challan. The KSMU admission process is entirely based on merit and eligibility criteria. The step by step admission procedure of KSMU is given below: