Basic info for “Music Teaching”  (B.A.)

Standard period of study
Language of instruction

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
6 semesters
180 ECTS Credits
Folkwang University of the Arts

Admission requirements

  • Evidence of qualification for entry (general or subject-specific university entrance certificate or equivalent. Official database on the equivalence of international educational achievements:
  • Evidence of subject specific and artistic aptitude by passing the aptitude test

Language requirements

  • Applicants have to verify proof of language level DSH 2 with enrolment.
  • 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.