Master Master of Music

  • On Campus
  • 24 months
  • EUR7211 per Year (International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    EUR1985 per Year (EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

  • Dutch, English ( Take IELTS test or Find a course )
| Tilburg, Netherlands
The Master of Music at Fontys is an advanced degree programme for highly gifted musicians who have completed their Bachelor of Music degree and seek a career as a professional performer on the international concert stage.



Our professors have extensive careers in disciplines and genres ranging from classical music to music theater, jazz, music production, and popular music. Through their expertise, they are in an ideal position to guide you in your further artistic development.

As a student, you receive a two-year personal budget that you can use to design your own curriculum. Your personal budget may be used for taking lessons with professors at Fontys as well as with external professors and artists. This allows you to take lessons with multiple inspiring artists who are leaders in their field and can help you take the next step in your career.

The Master of Music at Fontys University of Applied Sciences is a joint degree programme by the Fontys Conservatory in Tilburg (Fontys School of Fine and Performing Arts, FKH) and the Maastricht Academy of Music (Zuyd University of Applied Sciences).

In 2015, the Dutch HBO-Keuzegids Guide selected the Master of Music programme at Fontys as the number 1 in the Netherlands.

Detailed Course Facts

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Tuition fee
  • EUR7211 per year ( International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

  • EUR1985 per year ( EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

Credits (ECTS) 120 ECTS
Duration full-time 24 months
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Full-time

Course Content

Programme internationalization:

    This programme has a workload of 120 ECTS.


    • Prerequisite for admission is a Bachelor of Music degree or equivalent.
    • As the Master of Music programme is taught in English, students have to prove having sufficient command of the English language.
    • All suitable applicants are invited for an audition and an interview. For an overview of audition requirements, have a look at the audition requirements per discipline.

    International students should consider taking a Pre-Master to gain access to universities in Netherlands when:

    • You are considered ineligible for admission
    • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
    Search all Pre-Masters

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