Admission to the Bachelor's Programme Instrumental Studies

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Admission to the Bachelor´s Programme Instrumental Studies presupposes the passing of an entrance exam, which consists of two parts (a theoretical and an instrumental part).

Several registration deadlines are provided each academic year for the entrance exam:

  • 13 January (entrance exam in January/February) for the Summer Term and
  • 3 June (entrance exam in June/July) or 3 September (please mind that this deadline for the entrance exam in September does not apply to every instrument!) for the Winter Term.

Please apply online according to the respective application deadline.

Procedure of the entrance exam:

 

Theoretical part

Admission Test in Aural Skills and Music Theory

a) Aural Test

b) Music Theory Test 

c) Voice and Rhythm Test (Practical Part)

Here you can find a sample test.

The successful completion of the theoretical part is a prerequisite for the participation in the instrumental entrance exam.

If you are already a student of a Bachelor´s Programme Instrumental Studies at KUG, you may be exempted of this part.  

 

Instrumental part

You can choose the following instruments below for the Bachelor´s Programme Instrumental Studies Classical.

By clicking on the respective instrument below you will get further information about the entrance exam requirements as well as about the level of difficulty of works you have to prepare for the instrumental part (in front of the admission examination board).

ENTRANCE EXAM PREREQUISITES:

 

Click on the respective instrument:

 

Accordion - entrance exam prerequisites

Further information about the field of study can be found here 

 

Bass Tuba - entrance exam prerequisites

Further information about the field of study can be found here 

 

Bassoon - entrance exam prerequisites

Further information about the field of study can be found here 

 

Clarinet - entrance exam prerequisites

Further information about the field of study can be found here

 

Double Bass - entrance exam prerequisites 

Further information about the field of study can be found here 

 

Flute - entrance exam prerequisites 

Further information about the field of study can be found here 

 

French Horn - entrance exam prerequisites

Further information about the field of study can be found here

 

Guitar - entrance exam prerequisites

Further information about the field of study can be found here

 

Harp - entrance exam prerequisites

Further information about the field of study can be found here 

  

Oboe - entrance exam prerequisites 

Further information about the field of study can be found here 

 

Organ - entrance exam prerequisites 

Further information about the field of study can be found here 

 

Piano - entrance exam prerequisites 

Further information about the field of study can be found here 

 

Percussion Instruments - entrance exam prerequisites 

Further information about the field of study can be found here

 

Saxophone - entrance exam prerequisites  

Further information about the field of study can be found here 

 

Trombone - entrance exam prerequisites 

Further information about the field of study can be found here 

 

Trumpet - entrance exam prerequisites

Further information about the field of study can be found here 

 

Viola - entrance exam prerequisites 

Further information about the field of study can be found here 

 

Violin - entrance exam prerequisites

Further information about the field of study can be found here 

 

Violoncello - entrance exam prerequisites​​​​​​​

Further information about the field of study can be found here​​​​​​​ 

In case you need an accompanist, you have to bring the appropriate music score with you to the entrance exam.

All important information about the Bachelor´s Programme Instrumental Studies can also be found in the Curriculum Instrumental Studies.


 

Please mind: After passing the entrance exam you are not automatically admitted to the Degree Programme – the enrolment has to be done personally at the Registrar´s Office (depending on your study place: Palais Meran, Leonhardstraße 15, ground floor, 8010 Graz or directly at the Institute Oberschützen: Hauptplatz 8, 7432 Oberschützen) in time! See also "First steps to becoming a student"!

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