Bachelor's in Music: Jazz and Popular Music
Kalaidos University of Applied Sciences

Degree: Bachelor's in Music: Jazz and Popular Music
Program Language: English or German
Admission Semester: (Throughout the year)
Start Date: May Intake
Program Duration: 6-10 semesters


Semester Tuition Fees: 4885 Euro
Other Fees: The tuition fees reflected above already includes VAT and may vary with faculty . In case of extension, extra fees will be charged. Please pay attention to the acceptance letter for actual amounts to be paid.
Cost of living: 1000- 1400 Euros per month
Job opportunities: Part-time jobs for students are competitive throughout the city.These part-time jobs usually pay from 300 to 500 euros depending on the type of work.
Funding opportunities within the university: Universities usually offer part-time opportunities to students who constantly excel academically.

Program details

Educational organisation: Kalaidos University of Applied Sciences
Study abroad: Opportunity Available
Internships: On the third year of study students will be legible to undertake industrial training or internship also known as industrial attachment.
Form of assessment: GPA Grade
ECTS credits: Each course in the program (Electives & Prerequisites) commands a certain amount of credit points.
Program objectives: Music: Jazz and Popular Music

Minimum cost of living

Accomodation: 450 - 800 Euro / month
Food: 400 - 550 Euro / month
Cost of living: 1300 Euro / month
Transportation: 55 Euro / month


Language requirements: German Proficiency
Academic requirements:

- High School

- A-level Certificate


1. High School & A-Level Certificates

2. Evidence of Italian Language Proficiency (if applicable)

3. Passport Copy


Arrival support: Support Available - Provided by the university
Services and support for international students: Support Available - Provided by the university


*On-Campus options available


About Kalaidos University of Applied Sciences:

For more than 25 years, the Kalaidos University of Applied Sciences has offered flexible study programs alongside work and family life - with and without attendance. As a university for professionals, we network with your employers as well as industry and specialist organizations in order to successfully bridge the gap between applied research and practice-oriented application.

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About the city:

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