Advanced Postgraduate Diploma in Music (Sololist Programme)

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When applying for admission to the Advanced Postgraduate (Soloist) Programme at the Royal Danish Academy of Music, you can choose between three different specialisations:

  1. Soloist Performer
  2. Soloist Artistic Research
  3. Soloist with teaching qualifications (advanced level)

Find more information on the study programmes and the entrance examination here.

Admission procedure

Online application and live audition

Applicants must fill in an online application and they will be invited to participate in a live audition on a date set by RDAM.

NOTE: RDAM charges an application fee of 500,00 DKK to cover the cost of the live audition.

Please make sure to select the correct institution "The Royal Danish Academy of Music" and application form:

  • Non-EU/EEA Advanced Postgraduate Programmes


Application documents

The following documents must be submitted with your online application:

  • Transcript of Records or documentation of previous studies (Master's Certificate)
  • Letter of Motivation
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Letter(s) of Recommendation

Composition applicants must also submit the score of 3-5 composed pieces showing both technical and compositional skills in the online application.



The repertoire requirements depends on the specific instrument/study programmes you apply for.
Read RDAM's repertoire requirements here.


General admission requirements

Read the Academy's general admission requirements here.


Application deadlines

Find RDAM's application deadlines here.


Tuition fee

Students from outside EU/EEA are required to pay a tuition fee each year.
See a list of RDAM's tuition fees here.


Apply online here.