Vocal & Instrumental Performance (BA)
with Jazz, Pop-Rock and Ethno Track Options, BA
Course status: HAC accredited, existing course in English language since 2011/2012
Starting date(s) (following optional prep. course) (Sep/Feb): September/February
Application Deadline: 15 May/15 October
Max number of students: N/D
Min number of students: 5/instrument
Duration of the course: full time: 36 months (6 academic semesters)
Language requirements: well working command of English equal to CEFR B2 (intermediate) level
Preparatory Course: compulsory for students with command of English lower than CEFR B2: Specialist Language Preparatory Course (one semester) or International Foundation Year (2 semesters). Both courses contain 4 modules: Course specific English Language, Music Module, Instrumental Skills and Learning Methods.
Short description of the Course:
The Reasons why you should study music at KJU
- you will have the opportunity to study with internationally acclaimed jazz artists
- you will get an immersion into the rich traditions of the folk music specific only to the Carpathian Basin that makes Hungarian modern music unique in style
- Hungarian pop culture is extremely vivacious and diverse, and this segment of the music scene has also been integrated into the curriculum
- rehearsal rooms, studios (opportunity for broadcasting) as well as national and international concert opportunities provide ample grounds for acquiring the necessary practical knowledge and establish a career in the music industry
- thanks to the 24 hour reception service, you can access the facilities around the clock
- with a permanent stage at Sziget Festival (voted the best European festival in 2011) KJU has the opportunity to provide you with ample chances to perform while being a regular guest at all of the festivals organized by Sziget LLC: Volt Festival, Balaton Sound, Buda Gourmet etc.
- thanks to KJU's partnerships you can also receive numerous invitations to perform at several different cultural events all over the country and abroad.
- Bass Guitar
Track Options: Jazz, Pop-Rock and Ethno
Tuition Fee: 130 Euro application fee (paid once); 2500 Euro tuition fee + 100 Euro administration fee+ cca 200 Euro for books & handouts/semester; accommodation on campus: 180 Euro/month(excluding meals)
Preparatory Course Fee:
English language Preparatory Course: 2500 Euro / 1 semester
Course Specific Preparatory Course: 5000 Euro/ 1 year
N.B. International students are eligible to international and institutional scholarships and grants that support the exchange programs within the network of over 300 partnerships around the globe.