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Doctoral programme at the MUK

About the study programme

Description of the course
Doctoral Programme in Artistic Research

Location of the course
Bräunerstrasse 5, 1010 Vienna

Academic degree or type of qualification
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Form of study
Full-time or part-time (study extensions are possible)

Course language
German/English

Length of course/Number of ECTS points
Six semesters/180 ECTS points total

Modules
Module 1: Methods/Documentation/Dissemination (10 ECTS credits)
Module 2: Practice: Artistic research (12 ECTS credits)
Module 3: Research project (148 ECTS credits)
Module 4: Elective module (10 ECTS credits)

Entry requirements
a) The completion of an artistic or scientific diploma or master's degree programme or an equivalent degree programme that is relevant to the subject area at a recognised post-secondary or tertiary educational institution. In the case of an academic degree, artistic experience must be demonstrated.
b) The successful completion of all parts of the commission-led admission examination
c) The availability of a study place

Completed research project

  • Portfolio
  • Written dissertation


Current tuition fees per semester

Research fields

In principle, doctorates are conferred in the field of artistic-scholarly research for the Doctoral Programme in Artistic Research of the MUK. Individual doctoral projects can focus on the following six research fields:

  • Contemporary theatre
  • Interpretation research: The focus on interpretation research encompasses the areas of historically informed performance practice, contemporary performance practice and improvisation research.
  • Composition/music theory
  • Arts and cultural education
  • Performance art
  • Contemporary dance

Contacts

Ass.Prof.in Dr.in Rosemarie Brucher
Telefon: +43 1 512 77 47 - 110
r.brucher@muk.ac.at

Univ.-Prof. Joonas Lahtinen, MA PhD
Telefon: +43 1 512 77 47 - 547
j.lahtinen@muk.ac.at
 

Administration
Simeon Ohlsen, BMus BMus
Telefon: +43 1 512 77 47 - 313
doktorat@muk.ac.at


THE MUK

The MUK considers itself a progressive university of music and art that creates cultural values in the fields of music, dance, acting and singing. The MUK is the only university owned by the City of Vienna and brings together the best international young talent and outstanding lecturers.
 

CONTACT

 

Johannesgasse 4a
1010 Vienna
Austria

 

+43 1 512 77 47

 

+43 1 512 77 47-7913

 

office@muk.ac.at

Monday to Friday:
8:00 a.m. — 10:00 p.m. (Johannesgasse 4a, Bräunerstraße 5)
8:00 a.m. — 8:00 p.m. (Singerstraße 26)
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. — 6:00 p.m. (all sites)
Sundays and holidays: closed

 

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