Bachelor's Programme Guitar

Foto: Michael Nier
| Foto: Michael Nier

Instrumental Studies: Da capo al fine

The programme Instrumental Studies at the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz gives you the opportunity of a thorough training in nearly every orchestral or solo instrument. No matter if chamber music, orchestral music or solo music: The artistic qualification through internationally renowned teachers in the bachelor’s and master’s programme can contribute significantly to the maintenance and development of the cultural cornerstone music when it comes to musical competences, instrumental skills and employability. Apart from the bachelor’s and master’s programme there are courses for highly gifted students and preparatory courses to promote training starting at a young age. Postgraduate programmes give the opportunity of a further specialisation after the regular study programmes.


Course Number: UV 033 120
Length of Study: 8 semesters (240 ECTS)
Degree: Bachelor of Arts (BA)

Achievement Goals
Credit Hours

Admission to the Study Programme

Dates of admission tests and entrance exam deadlines

Dates in January/February

Dates in June/July:

Important Information about the changed entrance exam procedure due to COVID-19

The online theory test will only take place after positive evaluation of your submitted video!
The date of the exam is to be announced.


Overview of all dates of admission tests at KUG

Registration period for the online-application:
for the winter semester: March 1 - June 3 
Due to Corona, the start of registration will be moved to April 1!

for the summer semester: November 1 - January 13

Instruction for the online-application
Podcast about the online application procedure

Admission requirements/Entrance exams
Required German language competency at application/admission

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Image of Ao.Univ.Prof. Stefan Fuchs
Universitätsdozent für Gitarre
Ao.Univ.Prof. Stefan Fuchs
Image of Univ.Prof. Lukasz Kuropaczewski
Professur für Gitarre
Univ.Prof. Lukasz Kuropaczewski
Image of Univ.Prof. Paolo Pegoraro
Professur für Gitarre
Univ.Prof. Paolo Pegoraro

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