EignungsprüfungenEntrance Exams

Entrance exams

General Deadlines for auditions

  • for winter semesters (study start October): 1 April (stamp of receipt)
  • for summer semesters (study start April): 1 December (stamp of receipt)


For the 2020 Summer Semester

Entrance Examinations

17-22 February, 2020

Registration Deadline

1 December, 2019 (stamp of receipt)

Special examination dates:
(not applicable for Music Education course) 

  • 3rd and 4th February for Orchestral Conducting

Dates for

  • Master Church Music
  • Choir Conducting

will be announced in December 2019.


Formal Requirements for the Entrance Examination

  • Completed registration form
    registration form (in German only)
  • Passport photo
  • Complete curriculum vitae
  • High School diploma (if not in German: certified German translation)
  • For students without university entrance qualification: declaration by applicant confirming willingness to take extra an qualifying examination in addition to the regular entrance examination
  • For FAB applicants: current school certificate stating anticipated high school graduation
  • University/college certificates/diplomas (if not in German: certified German translation)
  • For Bachelor of Music as well as Master of Music applicants who are not German native speakers: certificate language test level B1
  • For minors: statement of consent by legal guardians
  • Proof of payment of 50 EUR registration fee (not applicable for FAB applicants) see bank details on registration form
  • two envelopes adressed to yourself size A4 and C6 plus corresponding International Coupons


Requirements for the Entrance Exams

see Immatrikulationssatzung
Immatrikulationssatzung (in German only)

see the individual
Degree Programs

Please note:

Non-native German speaking applicants for Master courses have to proof German language proficiency level B1 GER  (Zertifikat Deutsch B1).