Semester dates

Overview of general deadlines and dates

Please remember to respect deadlines, registering for each semester’s modules, lessons, and exams throughout the course.

Winter semester 2020-2021

Registration deadline for entrance examinations
1 April 2020

16 June 2020 to 25 June 2020

Entrance examinations
15 May 2020 to 20 June 2020

General theory entrance examinations
15 June 2020

Teaching and lecture period
1 October 2020 to 13 February 2021

Christmas break
24 December 2020 to 6 January 2021



Bachelor - Master - Soloist Examination
(choral conducting, singing, instruments, composition, song arrangement, music education, opera singing):

  • The entrance examinations for the winter semester 2020-2021 are divided into two rounds.
  • Those who successfully participate in the 1st round will be invited to the 2nd round.
  • 1st round: 15.06.2020 (deadline for entries)
    The check is based on video files sent in and not as a presence check.
  • 2nd round: 20.-24.07.2020
    Attendance test at the University of Music Karlsruhe
  • General theory entrance examination (Bachelor):
    The date will be announced in the invitation to the 2nd round.

Bachelor Artistic teaching profession at Gymnasium
The entrance examination will take place in the week of 20.-24.07.2020 (presence examination).

All applicants will be informed in writing by the Examination Office about the changed schedule.

Summer semester 2021

Registration deadline for entrance examinations


Entrance examinations

General theory entrance examinations

Teaching and lecture period

Summer semester 2020

Teaching and lecture period
1 April 2020 to 18 July 2020