HKU University of the Arts Utrecht offers English taught BA courses and pathways in fine art and music. Our other bachelor's courses are taught in Dutch. As an exchange student it is possible to attend in English.
Courses - English
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 in Jazz & Pop
From jazz, bebop and fusion to pop, rock, soul or dance. Whatever musical path you choose to follow, your expertise on your instrument will allow you to cross many boundaries.
Bachelor of Music in Classical Music
From Bach's fugues to Ligeti's dense sound textures. In the Classical Music program, you will develop your own musical personality.
At the Historical Performance Department of the HKU Utrecht Conservatorium, you'll learn to approach music from an historical perspective.
Utrechts Conservatorium, as a part of Utrecht University of the Arts, offers a complete conservatorium education for carilloneurs.
Courses - Dutch
Art and Economics
There are various pathways to obtain a degree 'Bachelor of Art and Economics' (BAE) at HKU University of the Arts Utrecht. These courses are in Dutch.
The Crossover Creativity Bachelor's course transforms you into a new type of versatile maker. Your engagement with the society of the future forms the basis for your studies. The courses are in Dutch.
If you like to work with new techniques, turn ideas into tangible products and love your own way, then become a designer at HKU Design. You learn to develop and implement concepts, work with different materials, research and work for real clients.
Are you ready to get started with animation, film, drawing, illustration, photography or graphic design? Do you want to discover, experiment and collaborate? At HKU Media you become a professional in telling and presenting critical, artistic and intriguing stories.
Games and Interaction
Games, apps, social media. They change our society: what we do in our free time, how we communicate, learn and cooperate. So entertainment companies, publishers, schools, the government, young startups, like to have their own digital product.
Music and Technology
The programs of HKU Music and Technology focus on the fields of work in music, media and technology. Important subjects are composition, performance, music production and music technology.
You can choose various pathways to obtain the degree 'Bachelor of Theatre' (BTh) at HKU University of the Arts Utrecht. These courses are in Dutch.