Fontys University of Applied Sciences

24 months
10140 EUR/year
2143 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Start date


Even among our study programs, there are only few that go as far as our Master of Music at does Fontys University of Applied Sciences with the help of your personal budget, you make decisions about your studies based on your future career plans.


With this liberty comes responsibility though. At our institute we expect students to be highly self- supportive and capable of managing all tasks that apply to a fulltime Master of Music study.

In our additional Master of Music at does Fontys University of Applied Sciences we aim to offer you courses that will not only help you in developing your musical skills, but also educate you in abilities a contemporary artist needs in a rapidly evolving artistic landscape. The research and personal and professional development program are designed for this education and we hope you will be able to connect these courses to your artistic plan. In this way, your performance exam will not only be a wonderful artefact, but this also will have a strong contextual basis supporting it. 


Besides developing your performance skills and learn about the context of your artistry by doing research, it is also important to be prepared for a career in music. To become a professional musician, we think you need skills that can help you on a practical and personal level.


The joint Master of Music programme at Fontys and the Maastricht Academy of Music has been accredited by the NVAO, the organization for accreditation in higher education in the Netherlands and Flanders.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Performance
  • Chamber music performance
  • Orchestral part performance 
  • Artistic Research profile
  • Personal Performance Training
  • Study career coaching: Prerecital portfolio assessment

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Audition dates: March 9-13; April 20-24; June 8-12




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Prerequisite for admission is a Bachelor of Music degree or equivalent.
  • After your application to the Master of Music, you will be invited for an audition and an interview. The practical audition forms the core of your admission to the program. 
  • In addition, all applicants must submit a personal development plan, sketching their professional plans for the upcoming years of study.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10140 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10140 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2143 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2143 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.


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