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This information concerns applications to the
Master of Fine Arts Programme in Music with specialization in Composition.

Application Period

The application period for autumn term 2018 will be open 1 December 2017 until 15 January 2018. Apply via www.universityadmissions.se.

Requirements and Selection (valid for 2018)

Entrance Requirements
A Bachelor of Arts in the Fine or Applied arts, a professional qualification of at least 180 higher education credits, at least three years of approved full-time studies in a programme for musicians or the equivalent and special requirements that comprise musical skills. Students may be admitted to the programme without having basic eligibility in the form of a degree.

Selection of eligible applicants is based upon assessments of submitted portfolios. All applicants are requested to send in a portfolio of at least three (3) compositions (scores and/or recordings) as well as a proposal on minimum three (3) A4 pages describing their compositional aesthetics.

For the purpose of handling and reviewing work samples, we use an external service provided by SlideRoom Technologies Inc. By using the service, you agree that the University of Gothenburg may handle your personal data and material submitted via SlideRoom in order to evaluate your application for education. The material you upload remains with SlideRoom until you choose to remove it from their servers.

Here you can register to SlideRoom and upload your work samples. You can upload your work samples from 1 December 2017 through 1 February 2018.

If you have questions concerning the use of the service, please contact us. The University of Gothenburg may, by individual agreement with the applicant and in a way that the university decides, offer an alternative opportunity to submit work samples.

NB! We only accept submitted material via the institutions online application system. Make sure to submit the material in good time to avoid technical problems. This responsibility lies entirely with you as an applicant.

Contact Information

Martina Almgren

Programme Supervisor,

+46 31-786 64 40

Course Information

Read the programme syllabus

Page Manager: Tobias Egle|Last update: 11/23/2017

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