The deadline for registering for the qualifying concert exams for the winter semester is July 1.
Three letters of recommendation are required for each application. One letter must be from the University instruction under whom you wish to study.
You may apply if you have a university degree (Master of Music or comparable degree) with excellent grades.
March 1 for the winter semester
October 1 for summer semester *
* Only applications for the following degree tracks and students are accepted for the summer semester: teaching degrees for gymnasia and comprehensive schools, protestant and Catholic Church music, Pre-College-Cologne students and young students.
If you are interested in attending the University, more information about our requirements (including international students, qualifying exams, and degree programs can be found on our home page. All important questions can be answered by the Student Registrar’s Office and the Academic International Student Office.
Information about the aptitude tests for teaching degrees for gymnasia and comprehensive schools can be found here.