Academy of Music of Warsaw Rankings

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Ranking Category
#7811 of 14,131 In the World
#1741 of 2,785 In Europe
#75 of 127 In Poland
#16 of 22 In Warsaw

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Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate10%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate and entrance examination

We've calculated the 10% acceptance rate for Academy of Music of Warsaw based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.


The tuition table for Academy of Music of Warsaw gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Tuition Cost (per year)
Bachelor of Music 15,000 PLN
Master of Music 18,000 PLN
Doctor of Musical Arts 20,000 PLN

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Academy of Music of Warsaw.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes Yes
Biology No No No
Business No No No
Chemistry No No No
Computer Science No No No
Economics No No No
Engineering No No No
Environmental Science No No No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences No No No
Mathematics No No No
Medicine No No No
Physics No No No
Psychology No No No
Licencjat Conducting, Music, Musical Instruments, Singing, Sound Engineering (Acoustics)
Magister Conducting, Music Education, Music Theory and Composition, Musical Instruments, Singing
Doktor Music, Music Theory and Composition, Musicology

Academy of Music of Warsaw alumni

  1. Frédéric Chopin

    Frédéric Chopin
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    1810-1849 (aged 39)
    pianistmusicianmusic teachercomposervirtuoso

    Frédéric François Chopin was a Polish composer and virtuoso pianist of the Romantic period, who wrote primarily for solo piano. He has maintained worldwide renown as a leading musician of his era, one whose "poetic genius was based on a professional technique that was without equal in his generation".

  2. Władysław Szpilman

    Władysław Szpilman
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    1911-2000 (aged 89)
    Enrolled in the Academy of Music of Warsaw
    Studied piano

    Władysław Szpilman was a Polish-Jewish pianist, classical composer and Holocaust survivor. Szpilman is widely known as the central figure in the 2002 Roman Polanski film The Pianist, which was based on his autobiographical account of how he survived the German occupation of Warsaw. He is portrayed by American actor Adrien Brody.

  3. Ignacy Jan Paderewski

    Ignacy Jan Paderewski
    Born in
    Ukraine Flag Ukraine
    1860-1941 (aged 81)
    classical composerhead of governmentpianistdiplomatcomposer

    Ignacy Jan Paderewski was a Polish pianist, composer and statesman who was a spokesman for Polish independence. In 1919, he was the nation's prime minister and foreign minister during which he signed the Treaty of Versailles, which ended World War I.

  4. Sanah

    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    1997-.. (age 27)
    Enrolled in the Academy of Music of Warsaw
    In 2019 graduated with Licentiate
    In 2021 graduated with master's degree

    Zuzanna Irena Grabowska, known professionally as Sanah (stylized in all lowercase), is a Polish singer, songwriter, violinist, and composer. She received nationwide popularity in 2020, with the release of her single "Szampan", which became a number one hit in Poland. She later released her debut studio album Królowa dram (2020), which peaked at number one in Poland. She has gone on to release three further studio albums: Irenka (2021), Uczta (2022), and Sanah śpiewa poezyje (2022), all of which peaked at number one in Poland, and were certified diamond by the Polish Society of the Phonographic Industry.

All 96 notable alumni

Academy of Music of Warsaw faculties and divisions

Faculty : Choir Conducting, Music Education, Church Music, Rhythmics and Dance Conducting, Dance, Music, Music Education, Musical Instruments, Pedagogy, Religious Music
Faculty : Composition, Conducting and Theory of Music Conducting, Music, Music Theory and Composition, Philosophy
Faculty : Instrumental and Educational Studies in Białystok Music, Music Education, Musical Instruments, Psychology
Faculty : Instrumental Studies Music, Musical Instruments
Faculty : Piano, Harpsichord and Organ Music, Musical Instruments
Faculty : Sound Engineering Music, Sound Engineering (Acoustics)
Faculty : Vocal Studies Music, Singing, Speech Therapy and Audiology

General information

Alternative names AMFC
Akademia Muzyczna im. Fryderyka Chopina w Warszawie
Founded 1810
Accreditation Ministry of Science and Higher Education; Polish Accreditation Committee

Location and contacts

Address ul. Okólnik 2
Warszawa, Mazowieckie, 00-368
City population 1,860,000

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