Fryderyk Chopin University of Music / Department 1 - Composition, Conducting and Theory of Music

COMPOSITION AND THEORY OF MUSIC - Composition, second-cycle

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

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Fields of studies and specializations

Conducting units


from 2019-05-01 to 2019-06-20 23:59:00




The major prepares creators of music works. The aim of studies is acquiring versatile knowledge and composition skills, with special emphasis on  contemporary composition techniques.  Graduates are professional composers with the knowledge covering computer music topics.

In the academic year 2019/2020, classes will be taught by the following professors:

  • prof. dr hab. Krzysztof Baculewski
  • prof. dr hab. Marcin Błażewicz
  • prof. dr hab. Paweł Łukaszewski
  • dr hab. Aleksander Kościów, prof. UMFC
  • dr hab. Dariusz Przybylski

Admission rules

The enrolment procedure is competitive and its results are public.


  • review of at least five composition works (in candidate’s presence) – sent to be inspected beforehand by the committee – and an interview

Date of exams

01.07.2019 - 07.07.2019

Additional documents

must be submitted to Dean’s Office - Room 304 - within the deadline of 24.06.2019, 14.00 hrs

  • at least five original composition works to be inspected beforehand by the committee