What kind of previous education do I need to have?
To apply for the program you need to have completed your high school diploma.
What is the minimum age for applying to G.A.P.?
To apply for the program you must be at least 18 years old before the first day of the season.
What is the application deadline?
Application deadline: 17th of June 2020
When will i get an answer?
Every applicants will receive an answer till the 22nd of June.
Is there a waiting list?
Yes, there is a waiting list.
Until when do i need to decide if i'm going to participate in the program?
If you have been chosen you have till the 3rd of July to finalise your registration to G.A.P..
If I am invited to be a member of G.AP. does Gangaray offer accommodation during the season?
Gangaray does not have the capacity to offer accommodation during the season.
What do i need to include in to my video audition?
In the video you must include:
· Clearly in english present yourself with a few sentences, followed by your motivation why you would like to study at G.A.P.
· Contemporary technique or improvisation / your choice – you must include standing and floor material
If you choose to put a group work into your application video, make sure the management is clearly able to recognize who you are!
If i'm not able to make the requirement video may i send home video as my audition?
If you are not able to make the video in a studio you can apply with a video made at home.
Please keep in mind our requirements!
In case I am not accepted, can I get feedback?
Due to organisational reasons it is not possible to give feedback after the auditions.
Is there a registration fee?
No, there is no registration fee.
What happens after my confirmation?
The candidates admitted to the course who want to confirm their participation to the program have to sign the contract with the company to accept the rights and duties of the program and have to pay the first installment of the program's season till 3rd of July.
What is the working language at Gangaray?
The working language is English.
Is Gangaray a full-time or part-time program?
The G.A.P. is a full-time study program. The average time spent in classes and rehearsals is 30 hours per week.
Is G.A.P. a private or a state school? Is G.A.P. a university?
Gangaray is a private educational program operated by Gangaray Dance Company. We do not provide any accredited diploma.
When does the season start and end?
The season year usually begins in the beginning of September and finishes at the end of June. Exact dates to be confirmed.
How is the daily work look like in G.A.P.?
G.A.P. focuses on mostly in contemporary dance technique in the frame of Gangaray Dance Company.
Dancers will have an everyday training included two technique classes a day, following either with repertoire workshop, workshop of contemporary dance or creation. The main teachers are from Gangaray Dance Company.
How many creation dancer will have during the season?
Dancers will have two creation during their season.
How can I find accommodation in Budapest?
Upon acceptance to Gangaray you will be receive via e-mail a list with websites to search for a room or apartment in Budapest. Please note that Budapest is a well visited city and since we have many universities, student housing fills quickly. We advise you to search for a room or house immediately after you are admitted to Gangaray.
Is there an international tuition fee?
There is no difference in the tuition fee. Students coming from all over the world pay the same tuition.
How much are living expenses and accommodation in Budapest?
A room in an apartment with other students costs around €150 to €350. Some students also share a room to divide the costs. Living expenses are comparable with those of bigger European cities.
How easily can I get a job in order to support myself while studying at Gangaray?
Because Gangaray is a full-time study program, and the schedule may vary, there is not much time to work outside school. Students usually work during their breaks in order to cover expenses.
Can I get support from the state of Hungary?
It is best to try to get scholarships from your own country. We can connect you with current students who may be able to help you find scholarship opportunities in your home country.
If I am admitted, how much time do I have to make a decision?
Once you are admitted you will receive a statement of commitment. You will have 2 weeks to make a final decision and return your signed contract to us. Once you have signed the statement and sent the tuition fee, you are registered and expected to attend the program.
If I have been admitted to the program but cannot attend, is it possible to come for the following year?
If you decide not to attend this year you will have to reapply next year.
If i get to be on the waiting list, what happens next?
If you are on the waiting list you will informed about the final decision between the 4th - 6th of July.
If you will bee admitted to the program you will have 2 weeks till the 24th of July to make a final decision and return your signed contract to us. Once you have signed the statement and sent the tuition fee, you are registered and expected to attend the program.
What happens if the program in effected of corona virus?
G.A.P. season will be delayed a maximum of two month.
What do i need to do before entering the program?
Due to Covid-19 present circumstances as of today dancers will have to arrive to the country before the program starting day at least two weeks to spend their quarantine. Dancers might require to show their medical certificate.
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