HKU University of the Arts Utrecht offers preparatory courses, bachelor and master programmes and research degrees in fine art, design, media, games and interaction, music, theatre and arts management.
With more than 3,900 students, HKU University of the Arts Utrecht is one of the largest art and culture-oriented institutes in Europe.
The art of HKU - new practices, new solutions
Courses in English
Bachelor of Fine Art
You learn the various techniques for expressing yourself visually. You also learn how you can discover and use your visual abilities and how to convert your ideas and emotions into shapes.
Bachelor of Music (BMus)
The Bachelor of Music programmes guide you towards your future career as a performing musician, teacher, conductor, producer or composer.
Master of Arts in Fine Art
The program consists of seminars, workshops, studios, and tutorials where artists, architects, curators, designers, and various theorists share their knowledge, creativity, and professional insights with MaHKU students.
Master Scenography students at HKU Theatre are trained to transform any environment into a theatrical surrounding, through supervising and stimulating the development of their creative and intellectual capabilities.
Master of Music, Music Design
The Master of Music (MMus) gives you the opportunity to develop further as an instrumentalist, vocalist, composer, producer, sound designer or music technologist.
Master of Music, Performance
The Master of Music, Performance Pathway (MMus) gives you the opportunity to develop further as an instrumentalist, vocalist, composer, conductor, teacher, entrepreneur, or producer.
Kurt Thomas Cursus
In July 2016, HKU Utrecht Conservatorium will be organising the Kurt Thomas Cursus for choral conducting. For nine whole days, morning, noon and night will be dominated by singing and conducting.
International conference for electronic music comes to Utrecht
German mastermind of electronic music Robert Henke (Monolake) will perform as part of the event on the 15th of September in TivoliVredenburg
Sculpt your own HKU gift with the CREATE binder clip
Whoever creates the best reshaped binder clip wins a ticket to the upcoming Exposure graduation event in Utrecht