Admission to Performance Programmes in Music
The Malmö Academy of Music accepts a great number of international bachelor and master students every year. International Bachelor's and Master’s applicants must follow the same procedures for admission as Swedish nationals. Such applicants are required to appear in person for auditions in Malmö.
Information about the application process can be found at www.universityadmissions.se
Important dates regarding the application for the admission 2020
December 2, 2019: Now you can apply at www.universityadmissions.se (all Master's Programmes and Bachelor's Programme: Symphony Orchestra Instruments) or www.antagning.se (all Bachelor's Programmes except Symphony Orchestra Instruments)
January 15, 2020: Last day of application
January 17, 2020: Deadline for sending in samples of work. This applies only to those programmes where submitted work samples are part of the admission process. Read more in the specific audition information for your programme.
January 24, 2020: Last day for compulsory additions at www.universityadmissions.se.
Jauary 31, 2020: Last day to pay tuition fee at www.universityadmissions.se.
February 20, 2020: Last day for sending in repertoire list and sheet music for accompanist/comping group
Week 10, 2020: Auditions in Malmö
Information about Performance Audition, Theory Test and Piano test
After applying, you will receive a personal audition invitation by e-mail in beginning of February. Please read the detailed audition instructions regarding each instrument/specialisation here. The Performance Auditions as well as the Theory test and the Piano test are held at the Malmö Academy of Music in beginning of March.
Candidates for the Composition and Performance Programme must complete a theory test at their first choice of school. Candidates may only complete the test once for each application session. The results of all parts of the theory test are combined and the candidate is awarded with the result of pass or fail.
The audition is obligatory for all candidates for the Composition and Performance Bachelor Programme, classical specialisation (with the exception of guitarists, jazz musicians, world musicians, harpsichordists and pianists). Please note that for admittance to the Malmö Academy of Music the piano audition needs to be carried out in Malmö.
How to apply
Please note that the application for the Bachelor Programme (except for the Symphony Orchestra Instrument specialisation) must be carried out at the Swedish website www.antagning.se even if you are an international applicant. All though the application for the Master Programme and for the Bachelor Programme - Symphony Orchestra Instrument specialisation, can be done in English at Universityadmissions.se.
Instructions in English for how to fill out your application for the Bachelor Programme at the Swedish website can be found here.
International students apply to the Bachelor´s Programme - Symphony Orchestra Instruments, and the Master´s Programmes (all specialisations) at:
Application to Courses for International Students:
Lund University Global Scholarships for International Students outside the EU/EEA (and Switzerland):
Contact – Admissions
Questions regarding the admission process
admissions_mhm [at] mhm [dot] lu [dot] se