Fryderyk Chopin University of Music / Symphony and Opera Conducting Department

CONDUCTING - Symphony and Opera Conducting - repeated enrolment mode, second-cycle

Level of study: second-cycle Form of study: full-time Education profile: ogólnoakademicki Duration: 2 years

Table of contents:

Fields of studies and specializations

Conducting units


from 2020-08-01 to 2020-08-31 23:59:00




The aim of studies is mastering performance skills, i.e., conductors’ skills, as well as basic repertoire, and also developing the ability to work with a music ensemble. Graduates are professional conductors with the knowledge covering theoretical matters and basics of composition.

Prepares orchestra and opera theatre conductors.

In the academic year 2020/2021, classes will be taught by the following professors:

  • prof. Tomasz Bugaj
  • dr hab. Monika Wolińska, Prof. at the FCUM
  • prof. dr hab. Jan Miłosz Zarzycki

Admission rules

The enrolment procedure is competitive and its results are public.


  • conducting the prepared piece – sending an audio-video recording
  • online interview

Scope of material

  • conducting one piece

Date of exams

14.09.2020 - 18.09.2020 (on-line)