Folkwang

Academic Administration | Examinations Office 
Faculty 1 & 2

Email

+49 (0) 201_4903-237

Email

+49 (0) 201_4903-232

Email

+49 (0) 201_4903-236

Opening Hours

  • Monday to Thursday 10 am – 12 noon
  • Tuesday and Wednesday also 2 pm  – 6 pm
  • Closed on Fridays

In individual cases, consultation at other times is also possible after making an appointment in advance by telephone.

For content-related advice, please contact the programme coordinator. The point of contact for teacher requests and similar matters is the Dean’s office responsible for your course. 

Registration deadlines

_Bachelor and Master study courses

Registrations for the (sub-)module degrees

  • for modules beginning in the winter semester - on 15th December
  • for modules beginning in the summer semester - on 15th June

Registration is handled by the teaching staff or the spokepersons of the relevant department.

_Bachelor and Master projects Faculty 1

Registrations for bachelor/master projects

  • Developing a written concept and schedule (2-5 pages) to be submitted to the examination committee.
  • For examinations in the summer semester 31st March
  • For examinations in the winter semester 30th September

_Bachelor and Master Musicology (new schedules)

  • Application for enrolment to the Bachelor graduation module: before the end of the 5th semester
  • In order to complete the study by 30th September, the application for enrolment to the BA thesis must be made by 27th May at the latest.
  • In order to complete the study by 31st March, the application for enrolment to the BA thesis must be made by 24th November at the latest.
  • Application for enrolment to the Master graduation module: before the end of the 2nd semester
  • In order to complete the study by 30th September, the application for enrolment to the MA thesis must be made by 16th January at the latest.
  • In order to complete the study by 31st March, the application for enrolment to the MA thesis must be made by 17th July at the latest.

_Music Pedagogy Bachelor

In order to be able to finish on schedule by the end of a semester, please note the following deadlines:

BA thesis:

  • In order to finish the study course by 30th September, the registration must be made by 15th May at the latest.
  • In order to finish the study course by 31st May, the registration must be made by 15th October at the latest.

In principle, a thesis can be registered at any time.

BA Project:

  • In order to finish the study course by 30th September, the registration must be made by 15th May at the latest. Targeted performance: Examination period at the beginning of July
  • In order to finish the study course by 31st May, the registration must be made by 15th October at the latest. Targeted performance: Examination period at the beginning of February

Although in principle, students could also take their examinations outside of the examination weeks, there might then be problems finding space and reviewers.

_School Teaching

  • Basic course: Preliminary examination major
  • Choral directing (for GyGe)
  • Main course: registration for practical examination
  • For examinations in the summer semester 15th December
  • For examinations in the winter semester 15th June

Information about examination registration can be found on the State Examinations Office (Landesprüfungsamt) homepage

_Old diploma study courses

For all subject examinations (Preliminary Diploma, Diploma, Intermediate Examination, Final Examination) in the various artistic Instrumental and Music Training, Music Pedagogy, Composition and Jazz programmes, the Authorisation Examination for Concert Performance and the Concert Performance examination itself, the deadlines are as follows:

  • for examinations in the summer semester by 15 December
  • for examinations in the winter semester by 15 June

Late registration is NOT possible!!!

All registrations received after the specified deadline will be automatically put through to the next semester and thus in the next examinations session.
If no registration has been received by the due date, the student has no further claim on instruction in their major when the prescribed period of study ends.