Music Performance (Master’s programme)


Application deadline 15. December

You apply for admissions directly at NTNUs søknadsweb.

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How to apply

Specific programme requirements

Admittance to the programme requires a completed Bachelor's degree comparable to a Norwegian Bachelor's degree with a specialization in performing music in classical music, jazz or similar. You must also be able to document Higher Education Entrance Qualification. Musical CV and Letter of Motivation describing your plans for the in-depth study must be submitted together with the audition video(s) January 15.
Deadline: December 15

Søknadsweb will open for applications from November 1 2021.


As a part of the application, you have to submit a video for the first round of the audition process. If you get an invitation to the second round of auditions, these normally take place every year in week 9 and 10. The applicants must document the qualifications required to achieve the study objectives. Admission is based on an appraisal of the applicant’s artistic level and possibilities. 

How to apply

1. Apply through Søknadsweb

Application deadline December 15 – for admittance to the fall semester the following year.

For non-EU/non-EEA citizens: use the following application form

2. Fill in form received by e-mail, including audition videos 

Deadline January 15

In the mail you received following your application, you will find a link to a form for attaching:

  • your personal information, Musical CV and Letter of Motivation
  • links to your first round audition videos
  • any accompaniment sheet music you need to submit for the second round (If you are in need of accompaniment, we will provide this for you. Submit the sheet music for the accompanist by January 15)

3. Second round – physical audition

Applicants who move on from the first round to physical auditions in week 9 or 10, will receive an e-mail with information by the middle of February.
E-mail address for questions about admission:

4. Upload documentation after application is submitted

Deadline July 1 – for uploading documentation.

Solo instrument/vocals/EUJAM:

  • Minimum 20 minutes repertoire that shows breadth and variety.
  • The repertoire should reflect the applicant's desired specialization for the executive master's program.

Søknadsweb will open for applications from November 1 2021.

E-mail address for questions about admission: