Basic information "Voice | Music Theatre" (B. Mus.)


Standard period of study
Language of instruction

Bachelor of Music (B.Mus.)
8 semesters
240 ECTS Credits
Folkwang University of the Arts

Admission requirements

  • Evidence of qualification for entry (general university entrance certificate; official database on the equivalence of international educational achievements:
  • Applicants without a general university entrance certificate may also be admitted, provided that they exhibit outstanding artistic talent (see "Rahmenordnung" Nr. 323 §8)
  • Evidence of artistic aptitude or outstanding artistic talent respectively by passing the aptitude test

Language requirements

  • Applicants have to verify proof of language level A1 with enrolment. Within four semesters after enrolment students have to establish proof of language level B2 followed by an obligatory “oral skills” language course.
  • The required levels of language skills at Folkwang University of the Arts are in accordance to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR).


    • 50 € application fee (to be paid with application)
    • Each semester all students have to pay a social contribution for the services of the Student Union, a student contribution for the work of the AStA (General Student Committee) and the VRR/NRW ticket. A breakdown of the amounts plus information on how to pay is available here.