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Bilkent University

48 months
14472 USD/year
4166 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Since its founding the main objective of the Music programme from Bilkent University has been to train artists, educators and researchers with high creative and interpretative skills in various fields of music.


Key facts of the Music programme from Bilkent University

The Faculty's departments are today internationally renowned for their excellence in education, international artistic ensembles and activities.

In addition to the undergraduate and graduate programs, preparatory primary and high schools for music were also founded with the aim of starting music education at the earliest possible age. In order to expand music education to everyone, regardless of age and profession, programs such as the Early Music Training Program for children and "Part-time Music Education" have been ongoing since its founding. Graduate programs cover studies in "music performance and interpretation" in all majors, "conducting" and "music composition".

The Music Department offers:

Bachelor of Music-B.M., Master of Arts-M.A., Proficiency in Art in Music degrees in the following programs and fields;

Theory and Composition Option - B.M., M.A., Pr.A.M.      

Composition. Instrument Option - B.M., M.A., Pr.A.M. 

  • Piano, Classical Guitar, Percussion, 
  • Violin, Viola, Violoncello, Double Bass, 
  • Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba. 
Conducting Option - M.A. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • English and Composition 
  • Origins of Western Music: From Antiquities to Baroque
  • Freshman Concert 
  • Opera and Instrumental Music in the Baroque Period
  • Composition
  • Techniques of Notation and Instrumentation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


240 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum diploma score of 28 out of 45. Mimimum one HL subject related to the applied program.
  • Gold, Silver or Bronze Medal holders in International Science Olympiads recognized by TUBITAK (The Scientific and  Technical Research Council of Turkey)
  • SAT Reasoning Test: A minimum score of 900 out of 1600 in "Math" and "Critical Reading" sections.
  • SAT Subject Test: A minimum score of 500 out of 800 from mimimum two sections related to the applied program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14472 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14472 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    4166 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4166 USD per year during 48 months.
  • 62.100 TL for national students

Living costs for Ankara

1600 - 2350 TRY /month
Living costs

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


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