The student fees

The student fees

The student fees cover approximately 22% of the expenses at EMO. The remaining 78% are covered by statutory government transfers (53%) and subsidies from The City of Espoo (25%).

The term fee for the basic and advanced studies covers the whole study package:

  • weekly classes involving the main instrument of choice
  • collective music studies
  • music perception studies
  • possible optional studies such as choir or rhythmic training

The fee for group participants only is set according to the figure on the side.

STUDENT FEES per term, solo subjects 

Elementary studies 310 €
Advanced studies 310 €
Adults department 355 €
Second instrument 45 min 230 €
Minor subject 30 min 170 €
Preparatory group (instrument rent included) 200 €
Music ladders (instrument rent included) 200 € 

STUDENT FEES per term, group studies 

Music Play School 45 min 110 €
Music Play School 60 min 145 €
Music Play School 75 min 185 €
Music Play School 90 min 220 €
Rhythmic Training 45 min 110 €
Rhythmic Training 60 min 145 €
Rhythmic Training 75 min 185 €
Rhythmic Training 90 min 220 €
Other group subject (choir 45 min., preparatory studies) 110 €
Other group subject (choir, orchestra, music perception studies) 145 €

Other fees:

Instrument rent 60€
Materials fee MPS+RT+PG 5-21€
Sign-up fee 10€ /new student
Payment request fee 5/10€
Xerox copy A4 0,20€
Xerox copy A3 0,40€

EMO is at its students’ service

Information on Student Fees


Both beginners and advanced level students are granted a sibling discount: 25% for the second child, and 50% for the third one and further children.


The student fees are billed twice a year. The bills are sent by You may also order the bill to arrive electronically at your bank.


The board of the Espoo Music Institute Support Association may to their own discretion grant a scholarship or a discount fee on the grounds of a separate application. Applications are processed once a year in August at the beginning of the academic year.

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