|Study location||Hungary, Pécs|
|Type||Bachelor, full degree studies|
|Nominal duration||6 semesters|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Hungarian.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
Applications are accepted from the following territories (based on citizenship): Angola, Argentina, Bangladesh, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Burundi, Cambodia, Chile, China, Colombia, Congo - Kinshasa, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, Georgia, India, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Liberia, Malaysia, Maldives, Marshall Islands, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Myanmar (Burma), Namibia, Pakistan, Panama, Peru, Russia, Saint Lucia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, State of Palestine, Syria, São Tomé and Príncipe, Taiwan, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen.
Accepted proof of proficiency: FCE or CAE, IELTS 5.5+ or TOEFL (iBT internet-based): 72 points (www.ets.org/toefl) / Cambridge ESOL: B2 level (www.cambridgeenglish.org) / TELC: B2 level (www.telc.net/en.html) / ECL: B2 level (www.ecl-test.com/) / Duolingo English Test: 110 points (englishtest.duolingo.com/scores)
You do not have to submit an official English test result if one of the following criteria applies to you: English is your native language / You have continued your undergraduate studies in English / You have participated in a preparatory course organised by the University of Pécs or any other Hungarian institute (You have to submit the official transcript of your preparatory studies)
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
A relevant portfolio is required.
The portfolio should contain Applicants recent electronic music compositions. It should preferably be a link to Applicant’s website, soundcloud etc., but it can be media file too.
- Certified and translated (if originals are not in English) copy of school transcripts showing satisfactory completion of senior high school.
For those, who’re interested in sound, noise, silence and their electronic / digitals forms. For those, who don’t accept the media of sound and vision in the closed box, rather open it for experimenting, improvising. Therefore for those, who’re interested in sound art, interactive arts, networked projects and performative arts. We’re running educational projects since 1996 in the field of electroacoustic music, video art and design, presenting a special role in the faculty, where both of the fine arts and musician students cooperate in the projects. With starting the BA programme in electronic music and media arts we plan to cover the gap in the study of electronic music and in wider perspective, specialized to the arts of new media.
Type of entrance exam:
written and oral
Entrance exam location:
Entrance exam description:
Evaluating language competence by means of interview.
1. Admission requirements
The entrance exam is divided to two stages:
a. 1st stage: orientation test
b. 2nd stage: practical exam
a. Parts of the orientation test
Orientation test (hearing ability, general intelligence, logic test)
Presentation of a self-composed piece, short discussion
b. Parts of the practical exam
written exam (test based on knowledge in the field of contemporary and electronic music history, arts, computer sciences; essay based on the work list)
practical exam: realization and presentation of a creative multimedia task
oral exam: presentation of previous works in detail (please use the portfolio sample), discussion.
2. Score intervals
Based on all the above, the admission score is calculated as follows:
Part Maximum score:
a. Orientation test passed / not passed
b. Practical exam:
written exam 60
oral exam: presentation of the practical exam work 80
oral exam 60
Ms Beáta Seres
6-semester BA program with basic subjects, professional oblogatory modul, differentiated professional subjects, compulsory elevtives and optional electives. Total number of credits to acquire: 180. No. Of contact hours: 2400. ECTS Credit system: One semester consists of a 15 week tutorial period, 5 week exam period. 30 ECTS credits are required on average per semester. 1 credit = 15 class hours and 15 individual work hours, resulting in 30 hours work altogether. (a 2 hour class per week course = 2 ECTS credits, a 4 hour class = 4 ECTS credits, etc.)
Electronic Music Assistant