For more information about Choral Conducting at University of Pécs, please visit the webpage using the button above.

The award
MA

How long you will study
4 Semester

Domestic course fees
EUR 3500 per semester

How you will study
full-time

Course starts
September

International course fees
EUR 3500 per semester

All study options

About Choral Conducting at University of Pécs

The activity of choral conductors holding a degree belongs to the field of choral art. It involves forming new ensembles, leading different types of choirs, actual conducting work. Basically it means to head and manage the artistic work of a choir in the long term with high efficiency. In choral work choral conductors can use their theoretical knowledge, their vocal and partly their instrumental abilities as well. They will be prepared to play an active role in the nourishing choral culture. 
Besides general music theory and music history classes, the training will introduce students to the technique of choral conducting as well as to theoretical and practical issues related to the human voice, voice formation and maintenance, the history of choral music, repertoire, different styles and all the related know-how in all branches of choir music. Choral conducting and learning it at a high level requires personal skills, artistic sensitivity, having a good ear, knowledge of music and, most of all, the individual’s singing culture and knowledge about chamber music.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMAHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study4 semester
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesEUR 3500 per semesterInternational course feesEUR 3500 per semester

Notes about fees for this course

Application Fee:

100 EUR

Entry requirements

All credits are accepted if the applicant has a BA degree in Performing Arts, specialized in Orchestra or Choral Conducting, or has a university level degree (as per the Law Nr. 80 of 1993 on Higher Education) in Orchestral or Choral Conducting, or a college level degree in Music Theory and Solfège Teaching, Choral Conducting, or Wind Orchestra Conducting.

BA degrees that can be acceptable provided the applicant obtains certain credits include: other specializations of BA in Performing Arts, all specializations of Creative Arts and Musicology, and other programmes, belonging to the study field of Arts, that lead to MA degrees in Music, and, any college or university level programmes, as per the Law Nr. 80 of 1993 on Higher Education that are accepted by the decision of the Credit Trasfer Committee of the Higher Education Institution in the credit transfer procedure when teaching contents are compared. 

When prior studies are examined by the Committee for assessing the number of credits needed for admission, defined by the Law on Higher Education, it is a requirement that the applicant has at least 50 credits in Music Theory, Music History, and Solfège.

It is a condition of admission that the applicant has at least 20 credits in the above mentioned fields of study. Missing credits have to be obtained parallel with completing the courses of the MA programme within two semesters after admission, as per the study regulations of the Higher Education Institution.

What students think about University of Pécs

    Fatima Majid Malik (International Student Ambassador)

    Testimonial from Fatima Majid Malik (International Student Ambassador), student at University of Pécs

    University of Pecs is a diversity hub with a constant and quality influx of International students. It allows you to grow academically as well as in multiple other areas you need assistance in and equips you for a brighter future.

    Fatima Majid Malik /Pakistan/
    International Student Ambassador
    Psychology BA
    University of Pécs

    Mithil Barath Rajendran Venkatesh (International Student Ambassador)

    Testimonial from Mithil Barath Rajendran Venkatesh (International Student Ambassador), student at University of Pécs

    It's almost an year in Pécs now, this journey was not easy; but surely I have over come my fears and learnt from my mistakes.Studying abroad is the best decisions I have made and University of Pécs has offered me its best; making Pécs my second home!

    Mithil Barath Rajendran Venkatesh /India/
    International Student Ambassador
    Biology BSc
    University of Pécs

    Trang Pham Huong (International Student Ambassador)

    Testimonial from Trang Pham Huong (International Student Ambassador), student at University of Pécs

    More than just a degree, University of Pécs offers me a life changing opportunity. I was always questioning how can people starting a company at the age of 19 or 20, but now I'm one of them, founding a small business in Pécs, all thanks to the UP.

    Trang Pham Huong /Vietnam/
    International Student Ambassador
    Business Administration and Management BSc
    University of Pécs

Photos from University of Pécs

Location of University of Pécs

University of Pécs main campus is shown on the map below:

Read more about studying in Hungary

Join Our Newsletter

×

Sign up to StudyLink.com today for free and be the first to hear about any new study abroad opportunities

Subscribe Now