The international online academy for audio engineering and music production

Do you want to learn the art of professional recording, mixing and mastering to produce songs at the highest level?

Are you interested in a promising future in the music business or even a bachelor’s degree in audio engineering & music production?

With HOFA’s officially approved and certified online courses, you can achieve everything – with fun and from home!


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▶︎HOFA Audio Engineering Online Courses

Education & studies


AUDIO DIPLOMA is the ultimate audio engineering online course. You’ll learn everything you need to know for outstanding music productions and your career in the audio industry.
If you want, you can then complete the bachelor’s degree in just one year.

▶︎Summer Special
Save up to 30% and get 48 premium plugins as a gift!


With the online course AUDIO PRO, you will efficiently and successfully learn how to record, mix, master and produce music at a professional level.
This course is part of the ultimate online training in audio engineering AUDIO DIPLOMA.

▶︎Summer Special: save up to 20%


The entry-level online course AUDIO BASIC is the perfect start into the world of audio engineering & music production.
This course is part of the ultimate online training in audio engineering AUDIO DIPLOMA.

▶︎Summer Special: save up to 20%

▶︎Summer Special
All 48 HOFA plugins worth a total of $1,099 as a gift with the AUDIO DIPLOMA online course!

With the award-winning plugins from HOFA, you have the best tools for your online course and your productions.


Save up to 20% on the online course AUDIO DIPLOMA. You will also get Native Instruments Komplete and all HOFA plugins as a gift.

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What describes you best?

Find out in just 3 clicks which online course is the perfect choice for you.

I am new to audio engineering & music production.


I want my own music productions to sound much better.


I am experienced in audio engineering and would like to earn money with it.


I already work in audio engineering & music production.


How you learn with HOFA

Courses begin at any time.

Get started right now with your audio engineering online course. Or benefit from the current special offer and begin later.

Everything can be done at home.

You can take any HOFA course at home – with constant access to all your lessons and practical exercises. And you can also do the assignments and exams at your computer and upload them.

Your online campus.

Learn with multimedia content in the HOFA Online Campus: tutorials, entire studio productions, theory lessons and instructive sound examples. You will also find livestreams and studio workshops on this learning platform.

Regular studio livestreams.

Every month, there are exclusive studio workshops that you can watch live. You will also have the chance to chat with the tutors and students. These workshops are permanently available to you as recordings.

Feedback from the pros on your projects.

In the courses, you will work on fascinating exercises and even entire mixes and receive individual analyses from the HOFA tutors. And if you want, we will give you detailed feedback on your own productions!

Answers to your questions.

Throughout the course, a team of professional audio engineers will be there to answer all your questions – by phone, chat & email.

Feedback from course participants:

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