Information Services for Prospective Students

Fotos: © KUG Welcome Center | Alexander Wenzel

Consultation on site, by phone, online

The team of the Welcome Center provides information on the following topics and offers further contact options:

  • Fields of study and admission requirements
  • Dates and deadlines
  • Living and studying in Graz/Oberschützen
  • Study-related costs
  • Language courses
  • Entry to and stay in Austria
  • Handling studies and specific circumstances



Information Fairs

The team of the Welcome Center is represented throughout Austria with an information desk at several information fairs and will inform you about the fields of study as well as about the respective admission requirements.

Here you can find an overview about the information fairs, where the KUG is/was represented (the exact dates are mentioned on the respective website):



Open House Day

Together with the University of Graz and the Graz University of Technology the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz provides the annual Open House Day (the event usually takes place each Thursday after Easter).

This event is an unique opportunity for prospective students to get to know the wide range of fields of study at these universities of Graz in one day.

Shuttle busses connect the universities and offer an uncomplicated mobility between the campus buildings.

At KUG, the Welcome Center provides general information about the fields of study and the respective admission requirements, while selective branches of study are represented in form of information desks - there all questions concerning the studies of KUG will be answered.

Campus and info tours as well as events at KUG complete this offer and provide a first impression of the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz.

The next Open House Day will take place on 16 April 2020.


Registration is not required.

Free entrance.


>>> Here you can find the PROGRAMME (may be subject to short-term changes!). 


Further information about the respective event programme at the other universities will be available here in time.


Here you can find information on how to get to KUG in Graz as well as information about the connection between the buildings and parking around the KUG campus.

Note: The house rules (“Hausordnung”) as well as the fire protection and safety regulations (“Brandschutz- und Sicherheitsordnung”) of KUG have to be observed for the event.

Attention: If you want to perform or sing in front of a professor for the main artistic subject, please note the platform Guest Audition for arranging a separate appointment! This is not offered automatically at the Open House Day!


Guest Audition

The platform Guest Audition provides information on the contact details of teachers of the main artistic subject of KUG.

It also serves as an information platform concerning the consultation options of teachers before the entrance exams, if applicable.

For further information please contact the Welcome Center.




What is “KUG-Student4OneDay“?

The service "KUG-Student4OneDay" provides individual guidance through KUG and offers prospective students individual and important information about students´ life at KUG.

The Welcome Center offers the opportunity to receive information about how to study at KUG at first hand from students of KUG. Accompanied by a student of KUG, you can get a taste of being a student of KUG for one day e.g. by exploring the campus, leisure facilities and learning places around the campus.

Thus, you can get an insight into the students´ life and probably you can get in touch with your probable classmates and members of KUG.

How can I regsiter?

An early registration is requested (please apply at least 3 weeks before the desired date!). Please fill in the registration form and send it via email.

After your registration we will contact you and provide you further information.

Here you can find the Privacy Policy of KUG.



Welcome Information Day

The Welcome Information Day for new students at KUG takes place at the beginning of each Winter Term.

All important information about the event can be found here.




Here you can find important information about photo and video recordings which can be taken during events.