Prerequisites and Conditions for Admission

Dates and deadlines


Online Application
You should have the following documents available in electronic form
(passport photo: JPG / remaining documents: PDF).
No document should exceed 1 MB.

  • ID card or passport
  • Passport photo
  • Bachelor`s diploma or equivalent university degree
  • The transcript of records
  • A diploma qualifying you for university studies (such as Matura from a Gymnasium, "Berufsmaturität", "Fachmaturität", Abitur)
  • A CV in tabular form
  • A personal statement about your motivation for these studies and for your professional aspirations


For foreigners, in addition:

  • Residence permit (if available)


If you were already matriculated at another university:

  • A confirmation of your exmatriculation


For the aptitude test for the Major in Music Pedagogy with the specialisation Jazz:

  • Score sheets of original compositions for the accompanists


If you do not yet have one or more of the required documents, please state why in the Comments section.


Online Application


Continue here: Admissions Procedure



Classical Music

Bern University of the Arts

Musik Klassik

Papiermühlestrasse 13a

CH-3000 Bern 22


T +41 31 848 39 99






Bern University of the Arts

Studienbereich Jazz

Eigerplatz 5a

Postfach 379

CH-3000 Bern 14


T +41 31 848 49 30

F +41 31 848 49 39