Generally speaking, study programmes at HfM are full-time. In certain study programmes and in particular situations it is possible to apply for part-time studies.
Bachelor students of orchestra instruments may apply to their department for part-time studies when completing an academic orchestral internship or similar.
Master students of orchestra instruments may apply to their department for part-time studies when completing a study-related internship, an academy position or other professional activity in one of the following Berlin orchestras:
- Staatskapelle Berlin/ Deutsche Staatsoper
- Konzerthausorchester Berlin
- Orchester der Komischen Oper Berlin
- Berliner Philharmoniker
- Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
- Orchester der Deutschen Oper Berlin
- Rundfunksinfonieorchester Berlin
Students may also apply for part-time status when completing an academic internship, academy position, or a career-related activity with a similarly ranked orchestra as those listed above.
For the application, please use the specified application form. Part-time status is usually granted for a period of two semesters with a possibility to extend.