More students opting for non-traditional courses
Compared to previous years, the Karnataka State Dr. Gangubai Hanagal Music and Performing arts University of the city has received good response for various courses in this academic year. Certificate, Under Graduate (UG) and Post Graduate (PG) courses offered by the university are in high demand this year.
More numbers of students: Niranjana Vanalli informed that last year BA Music course had 20 students. But this year this number has moved up to 31 students. “As per the original schedule, July 14 was the last date for applying for BA courses. But keeping in mind increased demand we have extended the last date till Monday. For MA in Music course, July 25 is the last date to apply. Till now 23 students have been admitted to the course. Last year 29 students took MA (Music) course. We are expecting more students this year. We are happy that waves of music are heard everywhere,” he explained.