With so many classes, concerts and travel opportunities, every day at AIMS is a little different. Here’s what one particular day might look like.

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Breakfast in the Studentenheim

Most days begin with continental breakfast in the Studentenheim, where you can chat with friends and faculty members.


German class

Grab a coffee and head downstairs for German class.


Riding the Strassenbahn

Hop on the Strassenbahn for a short ride to classes. Enjoy a stroll through the Stadtpark on the way to the Elizabethschule.


Classes at Elizabethschule

Spend the morning and afternoon at classes, lessons and coachings in the Elizabethschule.




Rehearsal for performance

After lunch, it’s back to Elizabethschule for more training, and for voice studio class and rehearsal for performances.


A little shopping

After your final class of the day, it’s time for a little shopping in the Old City on your way to dinner.


Dinner with friends

At dinner time, choose from hundreds of restaurants, cafes and food stands in the Old City.


Ice cream on Sporgasse

After dinner, there’s time for an ice cream from one of the city’s many gelato shops.


Concert at the Kasematten

There’s a concert almost every evening in Graz, like this orchestra concert at the Kasematten, the ruins of a prison atop the Schlossberg.


After concert entertainment

After the concert, there are plenty of opportunities for late-night fun – this is a student town, after all!

A typical week at AIMS

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
07:00 Continental Breakfast Continental Breakfast Buffet Breakfast Continental Breakfast Continental Breakfast Continental Breakfast Buffet Breakfast
08:00 German German German German German
09:00 Poetry of German Lied (Lieder Studio) Poetry of German Lied (Lieder Studio) Poetry of German Lied (Lieder Studio) Poetry of German Lied (Lieder Studio)
10:00 Acting (Opera Studio) Acting (Opera Studio) Diction coaching
10:50 Stage Presence Workshop Voice/Piano Lesson Voice/Piano Lesson
11:40 Audition Techniques Piano Studio Class Audition Techniques
12:20 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
13:25 Vocal Coaching Vocal Coaching
14:15 Speaking Lieder Lyrics (Lieder Studio) Dramatic coaching (Opera Studio)
15:05 Piano Accomp. Class
16:00 Special Events Voice Studio Class Coach Studio Class
17:00 Rehearsal for performance Rehearsal for performance
18:00 Dinner on your own Dinner on your own Dinner on your own Dinner on your own Dinner on your own
20:00 Recital Concert Orchestra Concert