Applied Musicologyfull time

  • Master of Arts


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Gießen


  • September 2024 (Germans and inhabitants)

    August 2024 (EU), August 2024 (Non-EU)
    Please enquire

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Summer and Winter Semester

Area of study


Target group

Students with a first professional qualification from a degree in Musicology, Music Education, Teaching at Grammar Schools with a major in Music, Cultural Studies with a major in Music, Media Studies with a major in Music or after a case-by-case examination or possibly passed entrance examination recognised as equivalent degree program with predicate grade.


The application-oriented degree course is oriented towards professional work in empirical music research, popular music, media, music teaching and key skills. Career-Orientated Practical

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

The admission requirement is a first professionally qualifying degree in Musicology, Music Education, a Teaching Qualification for Grammar Schools with Music as a major, Cultural Studies with Music as a major, Media Science with Music as a major or another degree course recognised as equivalent on a case-by-case basis or, if necessary, successful completion of the admissions test. Conditional admission may be granted.

Lecture period
  • 15.04.2024 - 19.07.2024
  • 14.10.2024 - 14.02.2025

Application deadlines

Summer semester (2024)
Winter semester (2024/2025)

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service