Rhythmic Master Programmes

120 ECTS - full-time study

In order to enrol on a master’s degree program, it is necessary to have acquired a bachelor’s degree.

Master’s degree programmes offer further specialization as a musician or composer. Furthermore, the rhythmic musical pedagogic education allows either exploring already known or choosing new fields of specialization with pedagogic elements.

Admission rules for master’s degree programmes and information about entry exams may be found under Admission.

Aim and Content of Study Programmes

At the Academy, master’s students follow a 2-year university program in an artistic and research-based study environment. Master’s students compared to bachelor’s students develop their knowledge, skills and competences that make them able to initiate and execute music projects and educational training independently. The master’s education allows students to fulfil highly professional roles in the labour market. Additionally, this master’s degree program provides a foundation for further studies at Soloist study program.

Study Programmes

The Academy offers following graduate programs that you may read more about by clicking on the left-side menu:

  • Master, Rhythmic Musician (RM)
  • Master, Rhythmic Music Teacher (RM)
  • Master, General Music Education Teacher (AM)
  • Master, Rhythmic Music Teacher (IM)
  • Master, Rhythmic Vocal Leadership 
  • Master, Rhythmic Composer

Two international rhythmic master’s degree programmes are available as well:

  • Glomas (Global Music Master)
  • Nomazz (Nordic Master in Jazz)

These master’s degree programmes offer a great deal of exchange opportunities at other music academies in Scandinavia and studies are conducted in English. These study programs are described in detail under Joint Study programmes.

The master’s degree program corresponds to 120 ECTS and offers the title Master in Music (cand.musicae).

Page last updated 11th of October 2016

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