Nordic Performance

Royal College of Music

Master On Campus
24 months
12083 EUR/year
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The Master's Programme in Nordic Performance at the Royal College of Music gives a high level of artistic skills in ensemble playing based on folk music traditions in Sweden, Finland, Denmark and Norway.


You apply to one of these university colleges and the education leads to a Master's degree from your home college.

The Nordic Performance programme at the Royal College of Music benefits from group collaboration and the competence and education culture of each partner college, which provides a good foundation for and a current insight into Nordic folk music as well as a unique opportunity for international and intercultural exchange.

The first semester and parts of the last semester are on KMH. The other semesters are spent at the partner colleges through exchange studies.

Programme Structure

  • In order to prepare for your future vocational career, courses with the aim of deepening the knowledge of the main instrument, ensemble play, arrangement, composition and music theory are conducted.
  • Also courses in marketing and stage performance are included. You also get the opportunity to take elective courses and student-driven artistic projects and a degree project.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Before starting the studies on postgraduate level, you must have completed an undergraduate study programme of at least 180 ECTS, taken a B.A. in music or acquired corresponding qualifications in your speciality.
  • Your application must be accompanied by a diploma substantiating your eligibility.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12083 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24166 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

255.000 SEK 


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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