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How to Apply

Contact the International Office of your home university and find out about the procedures required in order to apply as an exchange student. Once you are nominated by your home university for exchange studies you should follow the required application procedures. Last day for applying to Malmö Academy of Music - autumn and spring semester is 15th of March. Please note that there are other application periods for exchange students coming on Lund University agreement.

European students - Nordplus or Erasmus+

Deadline: March 15th.

Malmö Academy of Music has joined the AEC EASY Pilot Project for the online applications. Be prepared to upload a recording or video of about 20 minutes with pieces in different styles, a CV, Transcript of Records and a personal letter.  Here is a link to the application dreamapply.

Please note that candidates for classical Trumpet are required to do a live audition, a recording is not sufficient. The audition takes place at the Academy of Music in the beginning of March. Please contact admissions [at] mhm [dot] lu [dot] se to register for the audition!

Note for applicants in composition

Following should be sent/uploaded to Malmö Academy of Music together with the application form:

1 - four to six (4-6) scores representing various ensemble types as orchestra, chamber orchestra, minor chamber groups, choir and the electroacoustic medium
2 - live or MIDI recordings if possible
3 - work note for each piece
4 - complete work list
5 - CV
6 - few words about why you want to study composition at Malmö Academy of Music

Please note that we have no possibility to send the material back.

Non-EU students - inter-institutional agreement

Malmö Academy of Music has inter-institutional agreements with

  • NHAC VIEN HA NOI, Vietnam National Academy of Music in Hanoi
  • ICLA - College of International Liberal Arts, Yamanishi Gakuin University, Japan
  • Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Incoming students could use this Application form. Together with the application form, please also send a recording or portofolio (for composers. Please note above what to send), motivation letter, Transcript of Records and a CV. Send before March 15th. Please note that candidates for classical Trumpet are required to do a live audition, a recording is not sufficient.

All students - agrements with Lund University

Information about application procedure and other useful information for all exchange students you find on Lund University webpage. Nominated exchange students apply for exchange 1 - 25 April for autumn semester and 1 - 25 October for spring semester.



Lena Arstam

Lena Arstam
International Coordinator
International Office
Malmö Academy of Music
 +46 (0)40-32 54 67
international [at] mhm [dot] lu [dot] se