The role of the Music Department is to train musicians for a broad range of music professions.

MA in Composition is a two-year study programme of 120 ECTS. The MA-programme in music composition provides students the means to establish and develop their area of speciality as a composer. The students can choose from different modules regarding musical theory, electro-acoustics, instrumentation and composition to support their field. In addition, with the aim of developing the students’ professional skills, they can choose from programmes in entrepreneurship, project management or artistic reflective research.

The application should consist of:
  • Electronic application
  • photocopy of passport
  • learning agreement (suggest which subjects you need to take in addition to your main instrument/core subject)
  • digital sound file, link to a website or a cd recording
  • short letter of motivation
  • C.V. in English

Applicants upload the required documents to the electronic application.

Language of Instruction

The language of instruction in this programme is English.

Deadlines for incoming applications

16 April for the autumn semester, spring semester, or whole year.

15 October for the spring semester only.

The application can be accessed two months prior to the deadline.