Study content

The Master's programme in Music Therapy imparts scientific basics, knowledge of methods and fields of application of music therapy, practical music skills as well as self-reflective competences. The aim of the study programme is to acquire thorough music therapy expertise and the ability to cope with the changing tasks that arise in the health, social and educational sectors in professional life. Two music therapy internships are integrated into the study programme. In Bavaria, the completion of the Master's degree programme in Music Therapy is associated with the limited licence to practise psychotherapy.



job prospects:

  • healthcare
  • education


This programme requires paying a tuition fee (for more information, please contact the programme contact - see programme website).

Course of studies facts
name: Music Therapy
graduation type: Master of Arts (M.A.)
study mode: part time degree programmes for professionals
start of studies: every 1.5 years
standard period of study: 6 semester
restriction: unrestricted (with qualification procedure)
german language knowledge (at least): C 1
hints: Next start of studies in summer semester 2024. Admission requirements according to § 4 of the exam regulations in the current consolidated form. Introductory events take place closely before the start of the lecture term: https://www.uni-aug…. Start of the lecture term: https://www.stmwk.b….

Contact student counselling

Sekretariat des Studien- und Forschungsbereiches / AMYGDALA; Sekretariat MMM-Institut
LMZ | Musiktherapie

Contact exam office

Dorothée Haimerl
Studiengänge der Phil.-Soz. Fakultät
Referat I/4 Zentrales Prüfungsamt A
Mechtilde Niesar
Studiengänge der Phil.-Soz. Fakultät
Referat I/4 Zentrales Prüfungsamt A