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Application: Documents

Forms and certificates for enrollment

Required Documents

Applications must include the following documents:

  • One passport photograph
  • Current curriculum vitae containing relevant data of previous education and musical activities
  • Proof (certified copy) of the university entrance qualification or, alternatively a school certificate, demonstrating that the applicant is shortly before receiving the university entrance qualification
  • Programme for entrance examination (in 2 copies). Do not send sheet of music.
  • Receipt (bank statement) for payment of the application fee in the amount of 50,00 Euros
  • If the applicant is registered at another German music university at the time of application: Matriculation certificate

If the applicant is a foreigner:

If the applicant is changing universities:

  • A confirmation attesting duration of former study
  • Transcripts showing examinations passed (with a certified translation)

If the applicant is a minor:

  • written consent of a parent

For applicants intending to apply for Music Teacher Education Bachelor:

  • Phoniatric assessment with a description of vocal cords, larynx, respiratory tract and speech organs
  • For applicants who choose Church music as their second subject: Confirmation of affiliation to a church that belongs to the Working Group of Christian Churches in Germany, a certificate issued by the responsible local pastor and the responsible full-time church musician that demonstrates the musical participation in the church community as well as the aptitude for the profession as church musician

For applicants intending to apply for Composition:

  • Composed works (upload via online portal)

For applicants to the Master Continuing Education:

Proof of minimum 1 year work experience

For applicants to the Meisterklasse (Third Level Postgraduate):

  • Expert opinions from two music professionals
  • A perspective on planned artistic projects during study
  • Programme for the entrance examination
  • An accompaniment for the entrance examination (not provided by the university)

Admission Standards and Language Skills

Incomplete and belated applications may be rejected. In this case, applicants are not entitled to admission of the entrance examination. If documents are submitted in another language than German, a certified translation of the documents has to be attached.

1. Required documents