Musical Theatre

Entrance exams in the academic year 2018/19
(start of studies: winter semester 2019/20)

Application deadline: Mon., 14.01.2019

Programme for the entrance exam

Bachelor's Programme

Mon., 28.01.2019 – Thu., 31.01.2019, starting at 10.00
if necessary:
Fri., 01.02.2018, 10.00–14.30
(, Johannesgasse 4a, 1010 Vienna)

The selection procedure is organized in several stages. The 1st round is expected for the 28.01. and the 29.01.2019, the 2nd round for the 30.01.2019 and the 3rd round for the 31.01.2019. The 01.02.2018 serves as a reserve day. During the entrance exam it will turn out, whether the reserved day is needed at all. The definitive schedule of the several rounds will depend on the number of applications and can also be adapted at short notice during the multi-day entrance examination. You will be informed in good time about the exact date.

The entrance examination lasts several days and occurs in several sections. You will need to pass the preceding part before moving forward to the next section. Three songs must be prepared, of which one should be an up-tempo piece, one ballad and at least two of the three songs in German and two different monologues. Another condition is proof of talented movement and physical fitness as proven by a doctor’s certificate (see following page).

Sheet music and training clothes must be brought to the entrance examination by the candidate.

At the entrance examination for Musical Theatre, the board of examiners must be provided with a doctor’s certificate by an ENT doctor and one by a GP or sports physician providing information about the candidate’s physical condition and their physical capacity. The doctor’s certificate must be issued no earlier than one month before the entrance examination.

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Applications for studying at the Music and Arts University of the City of Vienna can be submitted online at anytime; they will be reserved for the next admission period. Applications submitted after the application deadline can no longer be considered for the subsequent audition date.


The MUK consideres itself a progressive Music and Arts university, which creates cultural values in the fields of music, dance, drama and singing. The MUK is the only university in the ownership of the city of Vienna and unites the best international talents and prominent teachers.



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