From 1997 to 1998, Nikola followed an artistic postgraduate study and from 1999 to 2001 the vocal education with Stephanie Haas. Since 2006, she is a lecturer for classical saxophone at the State University of Music and the Performing Arts Stuttgart.
She received in 2011, a “Certificate of Honour” from the University of Guangzhou/China for her commitment to training young Chinese saxophonists. In 2015 Nikola Lutz became co-founder and president of the association “SKAM e.V.” which is promoting the contemporary music of the Stuttgart area and organizes a concert series in Stuttgart. In 2017 she was appointed by the Rector of the HMDK Stuttgart, Dr. med. Regula Rapp, appointed honorary teacher.