Advice and help

It is important to the Jazz Institute and the University of Music and Theater Munich that all students and employees with their concerns and problems are heard and supported. Therefore, our university offers a wide range of counseling and support services on various topics:

Central Student Advisory Service:
Our central student advisory service is your first point of contact for all questions regarding studying at our university.

Dean of Studies Office:
The Dean of Studies Office is responsible for evaluating teaching with the inclusion of student evaluations.

Living in Munich:
Here you can find information on dormitories and room allotments.

Scholarships and Funding:
Here you will find information on various scholarships and funding opportunities.

Studying Abroad:
The International Office of HMTM is responsible for the support of international students. It also provides support and advice on planning and carrying out studies abroad.

Musician Medicine and Prevention:
Under the direction of Dr. Andreas Winkelmann from the University of Munich Hospital (KUM), our university, in cooperation with the LMU Hospital, offers students and faculty the opportunity for prevention and treatment of work-related medical conditions.

Counseling in cases of sexual harassment, abuse and discrimination:
At our university, there is zero tolerance for assaultive and discriminatory behavior, harassment, sexualized violence or abuse of power. Various internal and external contact persons are available to advise and support affected students, lecturers and employees in administration and central facilities. Among other things, a network of confidants has been established who can be asked for a confidential conversation at any time. For further information there is also the brochure "Respect" (which can be downloaded here).

Studying with a disability or chronic illness:
Here you will find information and counseling options on the topic of inclusion.

Studying with a child:
Here you will find a listing of helpful information regarding the compatibility of studies and family. The Studierendenwerk also offers the possibility of a detailed, personal consultation on the topic of studying with a child.

Career Center:
The Career Center of our university supports, advises and accompanies students and alumni (up to five years after graduation) on their way into professional life as well as in the development of important entrepreneurial skills for a successful positioning on the music market.

Topics, questions and suggestions for the Jazz Institute:

For any other questions about studying at the Jazz Institute, as well as ideas and suggestions, please feel free to contact us at any time by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The Jazz Office is usually staffed Mon & Tues 10am - 12pm during the semester.