Dates and deadlines

Application deadlines

Summer semester 2020

Applications for arts management (master) are generally accepted only for the winter semester.

Please note that applications for the following subjects are not possible for the summer semester 2020. There will be no auditions for:

  • accordion
  • arts management (Master of Arts)
  • baroque violin and baroque viola
  • electric guitar
  • horn
  • jazz drums
  • music performance (Bachelor of Arts minor subject)
  • piano
  • school music (Bachelor of Education, Master of Education, State Exam)
  • violie (Concert diploma)
  • voice (jazz)

Music applicants (Bachelor, Master, Diploma church music):
Thuringia Opera Studio (season 2020/21):
Musicology and Intercultural music and events management (minor subject):
01.10. – 09.12.2019

Winter semester 2020/21

Music applicants (Bachelor, Master, Diploma church music), school music, music performance (as minor subject):
Musicology (Bachelor and Master) and Intercultural music and events management (minor subject):
Arts management (Master of Arts):

Auditions | Entrance Exams

For the summer semester 2020

Performance subjects, school music, music performance (as minor subject):
Concert diploma (1st level): until 16.01.2020
Concert diploma (2nd level): 17.01.2020
Thuringia Opera Studio (season 2020/21): 04.+06.02.2020
B.A. Musicology (major subject): 24.01.2020

For the winter semester 2020/21

Performance subjects, school music, music performance (as minor subject):
Concert diploma (1st level): until 11.06.2020
Concert diploma (2nd level): 12.06.2020
B.A. Musicology (major subject): t.b.a.

Consulting lesson's day for major orchestra conducting

The department of conducting and opera coaching offers, for those who are applying for the audition for major orchestral conducting, a consulting lesson's day, held by Prof. Nicolás Pasquet, Prof. Ekhart Wycik and possibly other department's teachers.

The participation fee is 100,00 Euro, which has to be paid in advance. After registration, you receive the necessary information for payment, if you can be admitted to the consulting lessons. Participation does not constitute any claims.

For those applying for starting in the summer term 2020 (auditions in January 2020):
December 6th, 2019
Application deadline: November 29th, 2019

Please notice that the consulting lesson's day is held only for those applicants who are invited for the next following auditions and who have applied for the bachelor or master program (not for Konzertexamen).

Those candidates who are interested in participating are requested to contact Prof. Nicolás Pasquet (nicolas.pasquet(at) before the deadline, including a short vita.

Beginning of Studies

Summer Semester

starting April 1st

Winter Semester

starting October 1st