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Musical Studies, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 60 months
University rank #401 (WUR) ,
Race is the leader in Colombia in the formation of professional musicians, offering academic programs updated teaching strategies that contribute to the formation of a structured musical thought, taking as a case study the music itself, with a permanent musical practice.


In keeping with the mission and educational project of the Pontifical Javeriana University, the School of Musical Studies presents an interdisciplinary training, which seeks inter alia to promote a musical identity as support the development of cultural identity, making the player a transformer being the social environment to which it belongs.

It has a strong background in the area of music theory, analysis and interpretation, allowing you to perform successfully in the Colombian musical environment, and continue their education at prestigious international universities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Address (Choral, Band and Orchestra)
  • Composition
  • Composition of Commercial Music
  • Sound Engineering
  • Jazz (Bass, Voice, Bass, Guitar, Saxophone, Trumpet, Flute, Violin and Piano)
  • Interpretation (Harp, Singing, Guitar, Percussion, Piano, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Saxophone, Bassoon, Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, Euphonium, Violin, Viola, Cello and Double Bass)
  • Education

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 60 months
  • Credits
    178 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


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  • Minimum required score:


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General Requirements

  • Bachelors with musical training in public and private schools, conservatories, universities, individuals or high school teachers with basic musical training have been involved in popular music ensembles, orchestras, bands, choirs and other musical practices.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22562 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11281 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.
  • National

    22562 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11281 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.
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Living costs for Bogotá

  • 1571843 - 2155960 COP/month
    Living Costs

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