The Bachelor of Arts in Music is a full time degree course. This course requires total dedication from the student in terms of time and emotional commitment, to achieve technical and artistic maturity. It provides general music education that does not confer a professional qualification. It can be taken with Majors in instrumental/vocal performance and in music theory and composition. The Bachelor of Arts in Music is followed by specialised Master’s degrees. Transition from Bachelor to Master is by way of examination.
The Bachelor of Arts in Music usually takes place in 6 semesters and corresponds to a total number of working hours equivalent to 180 ECTS credits.
Bachelor of Arts in Music – Major in Performance
Bachelor of Arts in Music – Major in Theory & Composition
The Bachelor of Arts in Music is an independent Bachelor's Degree programme under Swiss cooperation in accordance with the Konferenz Musikhochschulen Schweiz KMHS cooperation model.
The regulations of the Bachelor of Arts in Music, as well as all other regulations of the University of Music are available on the section Study Regulations.
To apply for the Bachelor of Arts in Music, you must complete the following steps:
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