Music BA Hons

A wide curriculum provides opportunities in musicology, performance, composition, ethno-musicology, music technology, popular music studies and jazz.
Year of entry
3 years full-time
Type of study
Full-time Part-time
A level offer
ABB (or BCC with Foundation Year)
Required subjects

A or B in music or music technology.

Grade 8 Performance and Grade 5 Theory ABRSM, LCM, Trinity or Rockschool may be accepted in place of A level music.

We also accept many alternative qualifications including DDD in the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Music.

We are always happy to discuss different qualifications as suitable entrance requirements.

IB score
32 (5 in music at Higher Level)
7.0 (no less than 6.0 in any element)
UK/EU fees
International fees
Course location
University Park


Entry requirements

Additional information

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Work placement

There is a wide and varied range of modules available meaning you can specialise as much or as little as you want, and the range of student ensembles is really impressive.
Cameron Wedgeworth, BA Music


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