Study programmes

The Karol Szymanowski Academy of Music in Katowice offers bachelor's and master's degree studies in accordance with the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS), as well as postgraduate courses.


Bachelor's and master's degree studies are offered within the following study programmes and majors:


Composition, conducting and theory of music

  • composition
  • theory of music
  • symphonic and operatic conducting
  • choral conducting and theory of music subjects

Music education

  • music education, vocal and vocal-instrumental ensembles conducting and theory of music subjects
  • eurhythmics and theory of music subjects
  • music therapy

Instrumental performance

  • accordion 
  • brass (trumpet, french horn, trombone, tuba)
  • guitar 
  • harp
  • historical instruments (fortepiano, harpsichord, lute, violin, viola, violoncello, viola da gamba, traverso flute and oboe)
  • organ (including church music)
  • piano
  • strings (violin, viola, violoncello, double bass)
  • woodwind (flute, oboe, clarinet, bass clarinet, bassoon, saxophone)
  • percussion

Vocal performance

  • vocal and acting

Dance performance

  • dance theatre actor

Jazz and stage performance music

  • composition and music arrangement
  • jazz instrumental performance
  • jazz vocal performance
  • popular vocal performance
  • sound reinforcement


Please click here to view the Academy's course catalogue

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