Study content:

The Master's degree 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 degree 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 degree programme. In Bavaria, the completion of the Master degree programme in Music Therapy is associated with the limited licence to practice psychotherapy.



Career prospects:

  • healthcare
  • education

Special features

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

About the degree programme
Degree programme: Music Therapy
Official Designation: Musiktherapie
Degree: Master of Arts (M.A.)
Study mode: Part-time degree programme for working professionals
Language of instruction: German
Start of studies: every 1.5 years
Standard study duration: 6 semesters
Admission type: Open admission (with an aptitude assessment process)
Minimum German language skills: C 1
Please note: Next start of studies in winter semester 2025/2026. Admission requirements according to § 5 of the exam regulations in the current edition. Introductory events take place closely before the start of the lecture period: https://www.uni-aug…. Start of the lecture period: https://www.uni-aug…

Contact the study advisory service

Sekretariat des Studien- und Forschungsbereiches Musiktherapie / AMYGDALA
Leopold Mozart College of Music

Contact the examinations office

Dorothée Haimerl
Degree Programmes of the Faculty of Philosophy and Social Sciences
Unit I/4: Examinations Office A