Popular Music Studies (Minor)international course, part time, full time

  • Bachelor's degree


  • 6 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Lüneburg


Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
  • Ethnomusicology
  • Music History
  • Popular Music

Popular Music Studies, History of Popular Music Studies, Popular Music Projects, Sociology of Popular Music, Research on Popular Music


At the Leuphana Universität Lüneburg, the Bachelor's degree is comprised of a major and a minor subject as well as inter-disciplinary content (Leuphana Semester and Complementary Studies). The English-language minor subject Popular Music Studies can only be studied in combination with a major subject. An overview of the courses offered within the main subjects can be found at: www.leuphana.de/bachelor

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

The Leuphana Universität Lüneburg has its own admission procedure for the Bachelor's degree course. In addition to the grade of a valid qualification for admission to higher education, particular skills, experience and extra-curricular achievements such as being a school spokesperson, stays abroad or voluntary work are taken into consideration.

Lecture period
  • 03.04.2023 - 07.07.2023
  • 16.10.2023 - 02.02.2024

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2023/2024)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    Bachelor programmes: 15.07. Master's programmes: 01.06 Master’s programmes teaching qualification: 15.08. Higher semester in the Bachelor: 15 July and 15 January Higher semester in the Master's programme: June 1 and 15 January Higher semester in the Master's teaching qualification: 15 August and 15 January part-time study programmes: individual deadlines and dates (winter semester & summer semester)

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    Bachelor programmes: www.leuphana.de/college-bewerbung Master´s degree programmes & Master´s degree programmes in Teaching Qualification: www.leuphana.de/master-bewerben Career-integrated studies: www.leuphana.de/professional-school/studieninteressierte/bewerbung-berufsbegleitendes-studium.html

  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union

    Bachelor programmes: www.leuphana.de/college-bewerbung Master's programmes, Master's programmes Teaching Qualification: www.leuphana.de/master-bewerben Courses alongside career: www.leuphana.de/professional-school/studieninteressierte/bewerbung-berufsbegleitendes-studium.html

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    For information, see for Bachelor programmes at: www.leuphana.de/college-bewerbung For Master´s degree programmes at: www.leuphana.de/mein-master

Tuition fee

At the Leuphana Universität Lüneburg tuition fees are only charged for the career-integrated degree courses. All other degree courses are only subject to semester contributions.

Languages of instruction

Main language


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