Music and Performing arts are the symbols of our cultural heritage. These are as old as mankind and there are no barriers like country, language, caste and creed for this. The bliss and friendliness are the essence of it and with this mankind will move towards happiness and progress. Therefore this is more apt and essential today. Keeping this in mind, the Government of Karnataka has started this new university for the study, teaching, research and transmission of knowledge which in turn added feather in its cap.
Karnataka State Dr.Gangubai Hanagal Music and Performing Arts University is the first music university in South India and second in the country. We welcome you to this university and enable you to know more about us. Our music university was established on 14.02.2008 and already commenced classes from 2010-11 academic year.