The instrumental study programme "Harp" includes seventeen compulsory subjects. These are: the central artistic subject with didactic transparency; piano, coaching, ensemble choir orchestra, introduction to early and new music, single-action pedal harp, triple-action harp or hook harp, choir; aural training, advanced aural training, theory, study of form, music analysis, acoustics, organology and history of music. As of the second semester at least one stage performance per semester must be done. At the end of the second semester an examination of the artistic development of the student will take place before a committee, this will be followed by a guidance talk. Two bachelor theses must be written in the course of the study programme. The topic of these must be chosen during two courses. The artistic part of the bachelor examination consists of a 45-minute recital of works of solo and chamber music literature of different epochs.
The entrance examination consists of an instrumental audition, an examination of basic knowledge of general music theory and an exam in elementary piano playing. Knowledge of German must also be proven.