Erasmus+ for students - Musik und Kunst Privatuniversität der Stadt Wien

Erasmus+ for students

Application procedure

Students from our partner institutions interested in studying within the Erasmus programme at the Music and Arts University of the City of Vienna (MUK) may apply under following conditions:

Application deadline: 1st of April (for the next academic year)

Schedule of the academic year:
Wintersemester: mid-September - end of January
Summersemester: mid-February - end of June

Required documents
- Motivation letter
- Application form
- Learning agreement
- Recording: previous artistic work - Link (YouTube, Dropbox etc.)
- Transcript of Records
- CV

Please send your full application package to

Please note we can only accept complete applications. Bear in mind that the quality of your application is crucial to your chances of being shortlisted.

Learning agreement

The learning agreement is of great importance to your application as it guarantees that courses attended at MUK are recognized and accredited within the curriculum of your home institution.

You can find all necessary information (curricula, courses, etc.) in MUKonline.

Language skills

As all courses at MUK are held in German, you are advised to take a preparatory language course. There is a great variety of offers, for example the Goethe institute.

Selection procedure

Firstly, applications are examined by the IRC for compliance with the programme requirements.

Complete applications are then handed over to the head of the respective department, his/her departmental coordinator and the teachers concerned, who in turn examine the applications in detail. Applicants are selected on the basis of the quality of their application, their artistic level and staff resources.

We will notify all applicants on the results of the selection procedure by mid June!

Accepted students will receive a letter of acceptance in e-mail form and the foreign study office of their home institution will receive a letter of acceptance.

Practical information for future Erasmus students

Student housing
MUK does not offer accommodation for its students.

The following websites can assist you in finding accommodation (dormitories, student residences, shared accommodation, flats, links to further sites):

ÖAD Housing Office
Home 4 students
Wohnen im Studentenheim

Kolpinghaus Wien Zentral (a popular residence for Erasmus students)

Stadtplan Wien

Health insurance
All students in Austria should pay heed to a valid health insurance. If you need insurance, please turn to the Wiener Gebietskrankenkasse (see "Studentische Selbstversicherung").


Mag. Peter Königseder — +43 1 512 77 47 210

Mag. Nicolas Fries — +43 1 512 77 47 213


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.



Johannesgasse 4a
1010 Vienna


+43 1 512 77 47


+43 1 512 77 47-7913


Monday — Friday: 8.00 — 22.00
Saturday: 8.00 — 18.00
Closed on Sundays and bank holidays