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Study in Malmö

Students outside Malmö Opera. Photographer: Michel Thomas.

Malmö - the perfect city to study music!

There is undeniably something special about Malmö. The city is small enough to be able to get around everywhere by bike but big enough to have a rich cultural life. The residents come from all over the world, and this is reflected in Malmö's continental atmosphere and fantastic music scene.

Three students biking. Photographer: Michel Thomas.

As a student city, Malmö has developed a lot in recent years and studying here is easy. You can find centrally located, good student housing at reasonable prices, the same applies to food and entertainment. No wonder Malmö was nominated the second best student city in Sweden 2023. 

Musik i Syd
A regional music institution with the aim of giving people access to live music experiences. Musik i Syd runs projects in, among other things, chamber music, jazz and folk and world music. 

Malmö Academic Choir and Orchestra
Malmö Academic Choir and Orchestra regularly give concerts both in and outside of Malmö. Many of the members come from Malmö Academy of Music.

Malmö Symphony Orchestra
Malmö Symphony Orchestra plays at Malmö Live concert hall. As a student at Malmö Academy of Music, you get free tickets and/or student discounts to many of their concerts. 

Malmö Opera
Malmö Opera also offers student discounts.

Jazz in Malmö
Arranges many of the jazz concerts in Malmö.

MixMusik is a music association with a strong focus on world music. They arrange a wide range of concerts with local, national, and international artists every year.

Malmö Folk
Malmö's own folk music association. Arranges various concerts dedicated to folk music.

Malmö Konsthall
One of Malmö’s most famous art galleries which hosts several large exhibitions each year.

Malmö Museer
Malmö Museer is a museum located in the Malmöhus Castle. The venue hosts various exhibitions, both permanent and temporary ones.

An independent venue in Malmö that features performing arts, music, talks and other art forms.

Skånes Dansteater
A Malmö-based dance company dedicated to contemporary modern dance.

Dansstationen (the Dance Station) is a venue for contemporary dance for all ages. As a student at Malmö Academy of Music, you get a 50 percent discount.

A bistro cinema where you can enjoy both food and films.

Students sitting in a park in Malmö. Photographer: Michel Thomas.