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Artistic Instrument Training

full time

  • Bachelor of Music


  • 8 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Frankfurt am Main


  • April 2023 (Germans and inhabitants)

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
  • Conducting
  • Instrumental Music

Orchestral Conducting, String Instruments, Wind Instruments, Harp, Percussion, Organ, Harpsichord, Viola Da Gamba, Lute, Piano, Guitar, Recorder

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

The prerequisite for admission to the Bachelor's degree course in Artistic Instrumental Education (KIA) is proof of the higher education entrance qualification (Abitur) in accordance with Art. 54 Para. 2 of the Hessian Higher Education Act of 14.12.2009 in the version of 21 December 2010. A missing higher education entrance qualification can be replaced by an outstanding artistic talent (at least 19 out of a possible 25 points in the aptitude test) according to Art. 54 Abs. 4 Satz 3 HHG. Sufficient oral and written command of German is required for admission to the Bachelor's degree in Artistic Instrumental Education (KIA). Admission to the Bachelor's degree course in Artistic Instrumental Education (KIA) requires the successful completion of an aptitude test.

Lecture period
  • 04.04.2022 - 15.07.2022
  • 17.10.2022 - 17.02.2023

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2022/2023)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    01.02.2023 - 01.04.2023

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    Expired (Universitywide deadline)

Tuition fee



Languages of instruction

Main language


International office

Akademische Auslandsstelle/International Office

Student advisory service