Transfer students from other degree programs or universities

Application process

The application process is similar to that for first semester students Admission to the qualifying examination is based upon the admission requirements for the respective degree program.

Applicants who have already begun or completed a degree program at another school of music or conservatory are subject to more stringent requirements in the qualifying examination in their major or minor subjects, depending on the length of their prior education.

Acceptance of already acquired degrees and qualifications

Following a successful qualifying examination, the process of acceptance of prior degrees and qualifications (placement in advanced semesters etc.) will be initiated by the Office for Degree Programs and Examination Affairs in consultation with the respective degree program directors. All documents required must be included as certified copies with the application to the School of Music.