As well as study of the instrument and substantiated engagement with all stylistic eras, the branch of study guitar offers frequent opportunities to perform in evening events, chamber music and ensemble productions and other events. Workshops, practice auditions with feedback, masterclasses and seminars on a variety of topical issues complement the degree.

The field of study Music Education – Voice and Instruments (IGP) focuses not only on a comprehensive artistic guitar education but also on the development of pedagogical mediation and communication skills. The development of practical teaching skills is provided by the cooperating music schools of the city of Vienna, as well as by the supervision of the MUK teachers and helps the students to be able to independently develop according to their own pedagogically valuable convictions acting teachers.

Bachelor’s programme Guitar
Duration: 8 semesters                                              
Degree: Bachelor of Arts
Minimum age: 15
Recommended maximum age: 24

Curriculum BA Guitar
Syllabus BA Guitar (in German)


Bachelor’s programme Guitar (IGP)
Duration: 8 semesters                                              
Degree: Bachelor of Arts
Minimum age: 15
No age limit  

Curriculum BA Guitar (IGP) (in German)
Syllabus BA Guitar (IGP) (in German)


Master’s programme Guitar
Duration: 4 Semester                                               
Degree: Master of Arts
No age limit

Curriculum MA Guitar
Syllabus MA Guitar (in German)


Preparatory Course Guitar
Maximum age: 18                                                                                      


Certificate of Performance (CoP) Guitar
Duration: 2 semesters                                              
Degree: Certificate
No age limit

Syllabus CoP Guitar


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.



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