Dates, deadlines and further information about your studies

Summer Semester 2016

The summer semester 2016 begins on April 1, 2016 and ends on Septembre 30, 2016.

Lecture period

Lecture period

Music and music education April 04, 2016 – July 15, 2016
(No lectures during the aptitude test week from June 01-03, 2016 and June 06-07, 2016; however, students are required to take part in the college orchestra project)

Acting March 29, 2016 – July 08, 2016

Periods without lectures
March 25, 2016 (Good Friday)
March 28, 2016 (Easter Monday)
May 01, 2016 – January 2, 2016 (Labor Day)
May 05, 2016 (Ascension of Christ)
May 16, 2016 (Whit Monday)

Re-registration for the winter semester 2016/17

June 1 – July 1, 2016
Extended deadline until July 15, 2016
With higher study fee from July 16, 2016

Dates of the following turns

Dates of the following turns

Winter Semester 2016/17

Music and music education: October 04, 2016 - February 10, 2017
(No lectures during the aptitude test week from January 23-27, 2017; however, students are required to take part in the college orchestra project)

Acting: Septembre Septembre 29, 2016 - January 20, 2017

Periods without lectures
October 03, 2016 (Day of German unity)
October 31, 2016 (Reformation Day)
December 22, 2016 - January 01, 2017 (Christmas/New Year)

Dates of aptitude tests

Dates of aptitude tests

Courses leading to the qualifications of Bachelor and Master of Music
June 01-03, 2016 and June 06-07, 2016 for winter semester 2016/17
January 23 - 27, 2017 for summer semester 2017

Music education
June 13-14, 2016 for winter semester 2016/17
There is no enrollment for the summer semester.

Theatre in education
June 07-08, 2016 for winter semester 2016/17
There is no enrollment for the summer semester.

Acting (Artist Diploma)
End of November to mid-April for the following winter semester
There is no enrollment for the summer semester.

The application deadline for the music aptitude tests for courses beginning in the summer semester is December 1 of each year.
The application deadline for the music aptitude tests for courses beginning in the winter semester is May 1 of each year.
The application deadline for the music education aptitude tests is May 1 for courses beginning in the winter semester.
The deadline for requesting study materials for the acting aptitude tests is March 15 of each year.

Examinations

Examinations

The entrance and final examinations take place at the end of the lecture period. Exceptions may be agreed.

Opening hours

Opening hours

Building
during the lecture period:
7 am – 11 pm Monday to Friday
8 am – 11 pm Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays.
Practice times end one hour before the building closes.
Please check the notices during the lecture-free period.

Student Administration Office
9 am – 12 noon Monday to Friday
Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays 2 pm – 4 pm

Study Office
Mondays to Fridays 9 am – 12 noon
Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays 2 pm – 4 pm

Study advice

Study advice

Study advice for students at the Music Institute

Students on the Bachelor’s course at the Music Institute are counselled and supervised by their main subject teacher. They will also supported and advised by the spokespersons of the Institute of Music and by the Pro-Rector Ms. Prof. Dagmar Gatz.

Study contributions

Study contributions

No fees are charged for undergraduate courses or graduated courses until the students obtain their second professional qualifications.
The semester contribution of € 171,00 payable every semester to hmt Rostock finances the student welfare service, the student council and the semester ticket for local public transport.

Scholarships and Financing your studies

Scholarships and Financing your studies

You can find out about grants, subsidies and student finance by clicking through the link list on this page.

Student accommodation in Rostock

Student accommodation in Rostock

The student welfare service runs ten halls of residence in the Hanseatic city of Rostock, offering accommodation for 2,200 students. They are within easy reach of the city centre by bike or public transport. Furnished rooms are available for rent from about € 140 a month. All student rooms have internet access. Many students prefer private accommodation or share apartments/houses. The quarter known as the “Kröpeliner Vorstadt” with its numerous cafés and pubs is a very popular residential area for students.

Click here for Rostock student welfare services.

International Student Office

International Student Office

These pages provide information about activities organised by the International Student Office, about language and integration.

Online portals with information for students from abroad:

International students in Rostock

Campus Germany