Doctoral Studies

The University of Music Würzburg is authorized to offer a doctorate in the fields of Music Pedagogy and Music History, whereby the doctorate is awarded in cooperation with a university. This degree is available for students who have successfully completed degrees in a university course of study, a Master’s Degree from a technical university or in the field of Music Pedagogy (State Music Teacher), Music Theory or Music History. Subsequently, after the presentation of a dissertation of high academic quality, as well as an oral defence, one may be awarded a Doctor of Philosophy Degree. Further information regarding requirements and procedures may be found in the Doctoral Guidelines.