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The Popakademie Baden-Württemberg is an higher education institution and competence centre for the music and creative industries and their pop cultural scenes. By focusing its study programmes on popular music, it offers an academic education that is unique in Germany's public university landscape. Numerous successful careers of musicians and creatives have been founded here.

Parallel to its function as a teaching institution, the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg, as a competence centre, realises numerous projects in a regional, national and international context.

08. May 2019

The winner of SONGS 2019 has been announced

Cathleen Wagner from the Wilhelmi-Gymnasium in Sinsheim has won this year's songwriting competition for Baden-Württemberg SONGS with her song "Lonely". On Friday, May 3rd, she prevailed against _ _ _
07. May 2019

Bandpool organizes Showcase in Berlin

Four of the bandpool bands from the 20th generation are off to Berlin. On Friday, May 24, the Berlin Auster Club will be on its last legs when the LIVE & LAUT concert of the Popakademie's young _ _ _
Open House "A War of Songs"
Open house discussion on the book release "A War of Songs - Popular Music And Recent Russia-Ukraine relations" with Arve Hansen, Andrei Rogatchevski, Yngvar Steinholt and Prof. Dr. David-Emil Wickström.

At the Open House events, personalities and celebrities from culture, science and business discuss controversial topics or present innovative ideas for the music business. Admission to the Open House is free.
Popakademie, Raum 001
Application deadline M.A. Popular Music
The application deadeline for the Master's programme in Popular Music is 31 May 2019.