Bachelor On Campus

Chamber Music

Mälardalen University

36 months
22559 EUR/year
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The Chamber Music programme from Mälardalen University has a clear structure, which gives you a great opportunity to make the most of your artistic talents and to develop as a musician as well as a person. 


Come and study classical music and opera at the Academy of Music and Opera at Mälardalen University at Västerås Castle! You will be studying with some of the country’s foremost music coaches. 

Under their expert guidance you will have the opportunity to reach your full potential as an instrumentalist and a singer. 

The teachers have extensive and international experience, both as musicians and teachers, as well as a wide network of contacts within the field. In this Chamber Music programme from Mälardalen University, all teachers aim is to enhance every students musical knowledge and instrumental/vocal techniques and skills as well as enhancing and developing their artistic expression towards an increasingly personal and independent approach.

The program offers you individual teaching (Principal Study) in your main instrument and coaching in chamber music, individual teaching with pianist coach, joint classes, performance practice, music theory, music history, rhythmics and movement, lectures by visiting musicians and more. 

You are given the chance to plan your lessons together with your principal teacher. Individual coaching with your principal teacher has a quota of 14 hours coaching per semester. You will have many possibilities to perform with one of the Academy’s pianists at concerts as well as joint lessons.


The programme has four specialisations, leading to a Degree of Bachelor of Fine Arts in Music:

  • String instruments: violin, viola, cello and double bass
  • Wind instruments: flute, oboe, clarinet, horn, bassoon, trumpet, trombone and tuba
  • Voice: soprano, mezzo, alto, countertenor, tenor, baritone, bass
  • Keyboard instruments: piano and organ

Future and jobs

As a student on our artistic programmes you will have the opportunity of maximising your creative ability and talent, which will be of advantage to you in highly competitive situations. 

A degree of Bachelor of Fine Arts in Music will also allow you to continue your studies on Master’s level, or for singers the Chamber Opera education. As a singer or instrumentalist you will have a creative and varied profession in orchestras, in ensembles, at opera houses or as a freelance musician.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Chamber Music
  • Principal study
  • The Musician as an Artist
  • Theory of Music

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Passed entrance exams required. A TOEFL test result, minimum score 575 with a TWE score of at least 4.5 (PBT) or 90 with a TWE score of at least 20 (iBT) or an IELTS test result with an overall band score of minimum 6.5 and no band score below 5.5 or equivalent is required.
  • Entrance exams required

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    22559 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 67677 EUR for the full programme during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 36 months.

For students outside EU/EEA

  • Per installment prior to each semester: 120000 SEK
  • Annual tuition fee: 240000 SEK
  • Total programme fee: 720000 SEK

Living costs for Västerås

7140 - 11420 SEK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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