Master of Music and Master of Arts

The Master’s course is for students wishing to specialise in a certain area. The Master of Music course aims to expand the student’s skills and knowledge of his/her main subject, with proficiency as a soloist being highlighted for students training as singers or instrumentalists. The course also teaches general skills enabling students to direct music schools or festivals or work in ensembles.
The Master of Arts course focuses on the acquisition of an additional qualification in the area of musicology or theatre education.

Depending on your professional perspective, you may choose between the artistic, artistic/educational or scientific courses listed below further information/on the right, all of which lead to the degree of Master of Music or Master of Arts.

These are full-time courses which usually last four semesters; completion of the course entitles graduates to 120 credits.
The Master’s courses are mainly aimed at graduates with good Bachelor’s degrees who studied either at our college or at other colleges in Germany and abroad. All prospective students should have achieved above-average grades on their undergraduate course and have a clear professional focus.

As an advanced training course, the theatre education degree is open to graduates of a wide variety of academic and professional courses connected with theatre studies. Applicants to the Master’s course in musicology must have a relevant professional qualification and prove that they are able to work scientifically.