Before you can take the entrance examination for the two-year full-time Master of Music Jazz programme (120 ECTS), you need to check whether you have the right prior education. You need to have at least:
a Bachelor's degree in Music, or attained a comparable level by other means, tailored to the requirements of the programme;
If you register before March 1, 2024 and pass the admission procedure and also meet the statutory requirements you are guaranteed a place at the Jazz programme.
Application between March 1 and May 1 is possible but we can not guarantee a place in the Jazz programme.
You must register before March 1, 2024. If you want to register after this date, please send an email to the head of programme, Irja Zeper (firstname.lastname@example.org).
If you want to study at Conservatorium Maastricht (part of Zuyd University of Applied Sciences) and take the entrance examination, you first need to register via Studielink. This is the national application website for higher education in the Netherlands. It is also available in English and German. Do not worry, you only need to pay for your studies if you are admitted to the programme. Conservatorium Maastricht doesn’t handle an audition fee.
When you sign up choose at Educational Institution for Zuyd University of Applied Sciences and for study programme for Master of Music.
After registration at Studielink, you will receive a proof of registration and a student number.
Non Dutch applicants will also receive (from email@example.com) an invitation for an online application to upload your documents (passport, diploma, etc.)
From the ICT department of Zuyd University (firstname.lastname@example.org) you will receive an email with your username and password. This is sent to the e-mail address you entered in Studielink. This gives you access to several online facilities of Zuyd University of Applied Sciences, such as Zuyd e-mail, the electronic study platform Moodle, Teams and the Zuyd information portal Zuydnet.
Do not confuse your username and password with the login data you have created for Studielink.
Non-European applicants will also receive a questionnaire around May from Zuyd University and Osiris for the application of the resident permit/visa.
If you need help with your application, please contact the Zuyd Enrolment Office, email@example.com.
The audition consists of a practical exam and an interview.
For the practical exam you need to provide some documents (including an audition video). This part must be completed before March 1. The detailed information will be sent to you by email. Information about the specific admission requirements can be found on our website, see this page and choose your main subject.
On the basis of the result of the submitted documents, it will be decided whether you will be invited for an interview and invited to take a live audition / streaming or you will be rejected.
The live auditions/streaming dates will be announced soon.
After both parts (practical and interview) have been completed, a decision will be made, and you will be notified whether you have been admitted to the Master programme, the Preparatory Course Master or have been rejected.