University of Music and Performing Arts Graz Rankings

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#3767 of 14,160In the World
#1054 of 2,789In Europe
#29 of 71In Austria
#5 of 8In Graz

Quick Review

Enrollment
2,272
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Languages
German
Acceptance rate
44%*

* The University of Music and Performing Arts Graz is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Reifezeugnis) and entrance examination
Academic CalendarOctober to June (October - January; March-June)
Enrollment2,272
Full time employee450
Student:staff ratio5:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
181
Citations
752

University of Music and Performing Arts Graz majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
59 / 286
Computer Science
49 / 342
Art & Design
35 / 131
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
34 / 240
Acoustical Engineering
32 / 64
Physics
32 / 64
Psychology
17 / 129
Human-Computer Interaction
16 / 177
Music
14 / 89
Cognitive Science
11 / 44
Sociology
11 / 2
Computational Linguistics
11 / 247
Medicine
10 / 191
Aesthetics
8 / 75
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
8 / 21
Linguistics
6 / 0
Computer Vision
5 / 20
Business
5 / 17
Mathematics
4 / 23
Multimedia
4 / 9
Fashion Design
4 / 4
Literature
4 / 6
Performing arts
4 / 17
Education Majors
4 / 22
History
3 / 0
Occupational Safety and Health
3 / 9
Healthcare Management (MHA)
3 / 132
Demography
3 / 136
Social Psychology
3 / 82
UX/UI Desgin
3 / 9
Automation and Control engineering
3 / 8
Electronic Engineering
2 / 20
Singing and Vocal Performance
2 / 1
Physical Therapy
2 / 185
Computer Engineering
2 / 1
Public Health
2 / 5
Automotive Engineering
2 / 2
Art History
2 / 0
Environmental Science
2 / 0
Economics
2 / 22

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
200521
200610
200700
200843
200954
201005
201149
2012312
20131126
20141652
20152566
20161354
20171790
20181662
201930112
202023122

Tuition

Local studetnsEU residents: 363,36 per semester (EUR)

The University of Music and Performing Arts Graz has financial aid programs.

Programs and Degrees

Bachelor's DegreeConducting, Display and Stage Design, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Musical Instruments, Musicology
Master's DegreeCommunication Arts, Conducting, Display and Stage Design, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Mass Communication, Media Studies, Musical Instruments, Musicology
Doctor of PhilosophyMusic, Performing Arts, Theatre

Notable alumni

  1. Henriette Richter-Röhl

    Photo
    Henriette Richter-Röhl
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actorstage actor
    Biography

    Henriette Richter-Röhl is a German actress.

  2. Götz Otto

    Photo
    Götz Otto
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1967-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    actorracing automobile driverfilm actorstage actorscreenwriter
    Biography

    Götz Otto is a German film and television actor who is perhaps best known internationally for his roles as henchman Richard Stamper in the 1997 James Bond film Tomorrow Never Dies, as Adolf Hitler's adjutant Otto Günsche in the 2004 World War II film Downfall, and as Nazi commander Klaus Adler in the 2012 comic science fiction film Iron Sky.

  3. Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla

    Photo
    Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla
    Born in
    Lithuania Flag Lithuania
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    conductor
    Biography

    Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla is a Lithuanian conductor. She is currently music director of the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (CBSO).

  4. Fabio Luisi

    Photo
    Fabio Luisi
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1959-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    conductoruniversity teacher
    Biography

    Fabio Luisi is an Italian conductor. He is general music director of the Zurich Opera, principal conductor of the Danish National Symphony Orchestra, and music director of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra.

  5. Gerhard Gruber

    Photo
    Gerhard Gruber
    Born in
    Austria Flag Austria
    Years
    1951-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    composersilent film pianist
    Biography

    Gerhard Gruber is an Austrian composer and piano player. As accompanist for silent films, he has become the leading authority in Austria since 1988.

  6. Peter Havlicek

    Photo
    Peter Havlicek
    Born in
    Austria Flag Austria
    Years
    1963-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    singersongwritercomposerjazz musicianjazz guitarist
    Biography

    Peter Havlicek is an Austrian musician - Kontragitarre (viennese harp-guitar), jazz guitar, composition, vocals.

  7. Katia Ledoux

    Photo
    Katia Ledoux
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1990-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    Katia Ledoux is a French mezzo-soprano of Guadeloupean origin.

General info

Alternative namesKUG
Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Graz
Founded1920
AccreditationFederal Ministry of Education, Science and Research (Bundesministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft und Forschung – BMBWF)
MottoAus Tradition offen für Neues
Open for the New by Tradition
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association (EUA)
Association Européenne des Conservatoires, Académies de Musique et Musikhochschulen (AEC)

Location and Contacts

AddressLeonhardstrasse 15
Graz, Styria, 8010
Austria
City population289,000
Phone+43 (316) 389 0
Fax+43 (316) 389 1101

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