Music Therapy, M.A. | SRH University Heidelberg | Heidelberg, Germany
24 months
690 EUR/module
690 EUR/module
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At Music Therapy from SRH University Heidelberg you will develop music therapy skills and learn about the latest therapy concepts.


Music Therapy from SRH University Heidelberg takes a total of two years, including an intensive placement phase. The range of classes includes practical music lessons, therapy techniques and scientific content. We focus on music therapy in psychiatry, psychosomatics, psychotherapy and neurology. In addition, you will learn how to use music in the therapeutic treatment of people in all kinds of life circumstances.


The scientific foundations and the methodological and professional skills gained on the Master’s programme in Music Therapy will enable you to work in a clinical, therapeutic or special needs context.Besides enabling you to work in a variety of practical fields, the Master’s degree in Music Therapy will give you the opportunity to pursue a career in research and work towards a doctorate.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Psychology
  • Instrumental skills
  • Clinical psychology 
  • Neurology & quantitative research Methods
  • Basic musical competencies
  • Clinical placement

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

  • A university degree from an accredited institution of higher learning, of at least six semesters’ duration in one of the following disciplines: music/music studies, psychology, medicine, social pedagogy and similar degrees   
  • Individual exceptions are possible, but require special approval 
  • Documented proof of good English skills (TOEFL /or similar) 
  • Personal and artistic eligibility  

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    690 EUR/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 690 EUR per module during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    690 EUR/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 690 EUR per module during 24 months.
  • 690 EUR per month full-time + one-time registration fee of 750 EUR
  • Non-EEA countries without permanent residence need to pay registration fee of 1,000 EUR.

Living costs for Heidelberg

922 - 1397 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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