The branch of study oboe offers training on the Wiener oboe, the French oboe and on a Wiener oboe with French fingering.
Tuition on auxiliary instruments, such as the oboe d’amore, cor anglais and Baroque oboe, frequent opportunities to perform, orchestra productions and innovative projects, from live electronics through to interdisciplinary performance, complement the degree along with workshops, practice auditions/competitions with feedback, masterclasses and seminars on a variety of topical issues.

The field of study Music Education – Voice and Instruments (IGP) focuses not only on a comprehensive artistic oboe 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 Oboe
Duration: 8 semesters                                              
Degree: Bachelor of Arts
Minimum age: 17
Recommended maximum age: 24

Curriculum BA Oboe
Syllabus BA Oboe (in German)


Bachelor’s programme Oboe (IGP)
Duration: 8 semesters                                              
Degree: Bachelor of Arts
Minimum age: 17
No age limit  

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


Master’s programme Oboe
Duration: 4 semesters                                              
Degree: Master of Arts
No age limit

Curriculum MA Oboe
Syllabus MA Oboe (in German)


Preparatory Course Oboe
Maximum Age: 18                                                                                       


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

Syllabus CoP Oboe


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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