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Historical Musicology

full time

  • Master of Arts


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Regensburg


  • No information

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Summer and Winter Semester

Area of study
  • Music History
  • Musicology
  • Music Theory
Target group

Persons with a professional qualification in the field of musicology or graduates with a state examination for the teaching profession of music at grammar schools with a written paper in the field of historical musicology


Assessment procedure

Admission modus

Selection procedure / qualifying examination

Admission requirements

- Proof of a higher education degree qualifying for a profession or equivalent qualification with at least six semesters of standard study time (180 LP) or a comparable degree in musicology with a corresponding subject grade of at least good (2.50)\; for foreign financial statements, translation according to a modified Bavarian formula - musicological components in undergraduate studies amounting to at least 60 LP - for applicants with a First State Examination for the teaching profession of music at grammar schools, proof of an average grade of at least good (2.50) - in the subject combination, the average grade for the subject music applies - in each case in conjunction with a written assignment in accordance with § 29 LPO I (admission paper) from the field of historical musicology, - Proof of German language skills at the level of the German language examination for university admission for foreign applicants (DSH-2) or an equivalent German language examination (applies if the university entrance qualification or first degree was not obtained at a German-speaking educational institution) - If no certificate can be submitted during the application period: Proof of study and examination achievements of at least 150 LP (certified list of all achievements to date and a provisional average grade in the subject Music)\; then provisional admission and subsequent submission of the certificate with a grade of 2.50 or better by the end of the first semester Application deadline: January 15 of each year for beginning in the following summer semester and July 15 of each year for beginning in the following winter semester Applications to be submitted to: Institute for musicology at the University Regensburg

Lecture period
  • 25.04.2022 - 29.07.2022
  • 17.10.2022 - 10.02.2023

Tuition fee


No tuition fees

Languages of instruction

Main language


International office

International Office

Student advisory service

Zentrale Studienberatung

Graduate contact

Universität Regensburg Fakultät für Philosophie, Kunst-, Geschichts- und Gesellschaftswissenschaften Institut für Musikwissenschaft
Universitätsstr. 31
0941 / 943-