Barenboim-Said Akademie Scholarship


The Barenboim-Said Akademie offers a unique educational combination of music and the humanities in a four-year bachelor degree program. You will be provided with access to some of the best music instructors in the world, hand-picked by Maestro Daniel Barenboim, and have the city of Berlin—with its musical, cultural, and educational institutions—at your disposal.

We offer 4-year undergraduate degrees and 1-year artist diplomas in all orchestral instruments, piano, conducting and composition.

We are now accepting applications for the 2016-17 academic year.

Deadline: 17 January 2016.


you will need the following information:

  • Addresses for your parents or guardians
  • Addresses and dates of study with private teachers
  • Addresses and dates of study at high school and/or college/university
    Personal Statement
  • Audition program (composers and titles)
  • An uploadable copy of your most recent academic transcript
  • Applicants who are not native speakers of English:
    Preferably IELTS Academic (score 5 and above prefered). TOEFL (score 72 and above prefered) & Cambridge English (First) also admissible.

To apply from here

Who can apply:

  • Be a students in arts or design.
  • be from any country in the MENA (Middle East and North africa) region.
  • Be good at English.
  • have completed your high school period.

For more information visit the official website