International Applicants

Do you want to apply for a full-time course at the University of Music and Performing Arts Munich? You can find information about the different subjects and their requirements here.

Study options at the University of Music and Performing Arts Munich

Please find general information about the study options at the University of Music and Performing Arts Munich here.

Please find study programmes offered at the University of Music and Performing Arts Munich here.

 

Dates and deadlines

Registration deadlines for the entrance examination:

Master Programme Opera Performance:

Bachelor's and Master's Programmes, „Meisterklasse" Certificate:        

Master Programme Cultural and Music Management:

Study Programmes for Teaching at Primary, Intermediate, Secondary, and Grammar Schools:
31 March                 

31 March


31 May 


31 March


Applications which are incomplete or arrive late will not be considered.


Dates for entrance examinations:

Master Programme Opera Performance:

Bachelor's and Master's Programmes,
„Meisterklasse" Certificate:

Master Programme Cultural and Music Management:

Study Programmes for Teaching at Primary,
Intermediate, Secondary, and Grammar Schools
:

03 - 07 May 2021  

21 - 28 June 2021


July 2021

19 - 23 July 2021

You can find the registration deadline and dates for Study Programmes at the Ballet Academy here.

You can find the registration deadline and dates for Study Programmes at the Theatre Academy here.


Information on the Study Programmes Lighting Design, Wig, Make-up and Special Make-up Effects for Stage and Screen, Musical, Voice (Opera/Music Theatre) Directing and Acting can be obtained directly from the Theaterakademie August Everding.

 

Do you want to apply for a full-time course at the University of Music and Performing Arts Munich? You can find information about the different subjects and their requirements here.

Study options at the University of Music and Performing Arts Munich

Please find general information about the study options at the University of Music and Performing Arts Munich here.

Please find study programmes offered at the University of Music and Performing Arts Munich here.

 

Dates and deadlines

Registration deadlines for the entrance examination:

Master Programme Opera Performance:

Bachelor's and Master's Programmes, „Meisterklasse" Certificate:        

Master Programme Cultural and Music Management:

Study Programmes for Teaching at Primary, Intermediate, Secondary, and Grammar Schools:
31 March                 

31 March


31 May 


31 March


Applications which are incomplete or arrive late will not be considered.


Dates for entrance examinations:

Master Programme Opera Performance:

Bachelor's and Master's Programmes,
„Meisterklasse" Certificate:

Master Programme Cultural and Music Management:

Study Programmes for Teaching at Primary,
Intermediate, Secondary, and Grammar Schools
:

03 - 07 May 2021  

21 - 28 June 2021


July 2021

19 - 23 July 2021

You can find the registration deadline and dates for Study Programmes at the Ballet Academy here.

You can find the registration deadline and dates for Study Programmes at the Theatre Academy here.


Information on the Study Programmes Lighting Design, Wig, Make-up and Special Make-up Effects for Stage and Screen, Musical, Voice (Opera/Music Theatre) Directing and Acting can be obtained directly from the Theaterakademie August Everding.

 

Fees for entrance examinations

Fees for entrance examinations

To register for the entrance examination each applicant must pay a fee of 50 €. With simultaneous applications for several Study Programmes, for each further application a fee of 10 € is due. The fee is due with registration for the entrance examination. Please show that payment has been made when submitting the application form by including a bank statement or paying-in slip. If the payment cannot be proven, it will not be possible to take part in the entrance examination. The fee is not refundable. This also applies if the application is withdrawn.

Bank account details:

Addressee/Recipient: Staatsoberkasse Bayern
Account no.: 350 11903 15
Bank sort code: 700 500 00
Bayerische Landesbank München

IBAN: DE63 7005 0000 3501 1903 15
Swift/BIC: BYLADEMM

Reference: last name, first name, study programme

Information on foreign certificates, leaving certificates and language certificates

Information on foreign certificates, leaving certificates and language certificates

1. Foreign certificates
Foreign certificates relating to previous adacemic qualifications and examinations will only be accepted in German translation (exception: certificates in English do not have to be translated). The translation must be made by a publicly appointed and sworn interpreter/translator in the relevant language and be authenticated.


2. Leaving certificates
Please note that leaving certificates must be presented on the day of enrolment in an officially authenticated copy1.

Foreign certificates/documents will only be accepted in German translation (exception: certificates in English do not have to be translated). The translation must be made by a publicly appointed and sworn interpreter/translator in the relevant language and be authenticated.


3. Language certificates (proof of German language skills)

Here you can find a list of all accepted language certificates.

Foreign applicants from non-German-speaking countries and Germans whose native language is not German must prove that they have the necessary knowledge of German to be accepted for the programme. Only language certificates from recognised educational institutions will be accepted.

Language certificates must be presented on the day of enrolment in an officially authenticated copy1. Foreign language certificates will only be accepted in German translation (exception: certificates in English do not have to be translated); the translation must be made by a publicly appointed and sworn interpreter/translator in the relevant language and be authenticated.

Applicants must provide prove of the following German language skills (according to the Common European Framwork of Reference for Languages):

  • Bachelor Programmes with a performance profile
  • Bachelor Programme Jazz
  • Bachelor Programme Folk Music

B1

  • Bachelor + Master Music Theory/Aural Training
  • Bachelor and Master Programmes with a pedagogical profile
  • Study Programmes for Teaching
  • Master Programme Voice (Music Theater/Opera Singing)

 

B2

  • Master Cultural and Music Management
  • Master Music Journalism

C1

  • Master Programmes with a performance profile
  • Meisterklasse (Postgraduate Continuing Studies)

no language proof needed
B2 desirable


With TestDaF certificates the relevant level is required in all four skills. If the requisite level has not been achieved in one or more of the skills, the test will not be accepted. Exception: A TestDaF passed with at least the result TDN 4 in all modules of the test is regarded as evidence of linguistic aptitude for unconditional admission or enrolment in all Study Programmes and degrees.

Foreign applicants from non-German-speaking countries and Germans whose native language is not German will not be enrolled without one of the language certificates listed above.


1 Official authentications can be issued by authorities and notaries who are entitled to issue an official stamp (i.e. the authority issuing the document, city or municipal administration, residents' registration office, etc.). Copies of previously officially certified copies are not valid as proof.

Contact

Contact

We are available to assist with any questions about the entrance examination. Please use the relevant contact form.

Entrance examination for Meisterklasse Certificate, Bachelor and Master Programmes

Entrance examination for Study Programmes for Teaching at Primary, Intermediate, Secondary, and Grammar Schools, concluding with the State examination)

Entrance examination for Study Programmes at the Ballet Academy


Postal address:
Hochschule für Musik und Theater München
Eignungsprüfung
Arcisstraße 12
80333 München
Deutschland


Postal address of the Ballet Academy:

Hochschule für Musik und Theater München
Eignungsprüfung
Wilhelmstr. 19
80801 München
Deutschland