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Postgraduate Music Studies in Manchester

18 degrees at 4 universities in Manchester.

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MA Music

MA Music

From exciting collaborations with your fellow students to learning from professional musicians, this Music MA course is about much more than studying and playing music. It’s about expanding your horizons,...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,100 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2.5 years Part time degree

Modules

  • Advanced Studio Composition and Production Techniques (IMASP)
  • Negotiated Final Project
  • Applied Composition Techniques (C)
  • Group Interaction in Performance (P)
  • Individual Performance (P)
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Secondary Music with QTS PGCE

Secondary Music with QTS PGCE

OVERVIEW Our one-year Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) prepares you to teach the secondary school music curriculum for the 11-16 age range. This is a practical course where you will be immersed...Read more
(3.6)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)

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PhD Music (Musicology)

PhD Music (Musicology)

Programme description Our PhD Music (Musicology) programme will enable you to develop historical and/or analytical skills at an advanced level, with independence and originality of thought combined with technical skill. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 72 months Part time degree

Master of Music

Master of Music

The RNCM’s Master of Music (MMus) meets the needs of the music professional, and is ideal for those who have a strong vision of where their future is heading. Helping you to shape your desired career...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £13,400 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Full time degree: £10,800 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

MusM Composition (Electroacoustic Music and Interactive Media)

MusM Composition (Electroacoustic Music and Interactive Media)

Course description Our MusM Composition (Electroacoustic Music and Interactive Media) masters course provides an in-depth knowledge of cutting-edge compositional techniques, methodologies and associated...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £5,000 per year (UK/EU)

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PGDip Advanced Studies

PGDip Advanced Studies

The RNCM’s specialised Postgraduate Diploma Advanced Studies (PGDip) is ideal for performers and composers who have a Master’s-level qualification and wish to perfect their craft with us. ...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £10,800 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

MusM Composition (Instrumental and Vocal music)

MusM Composition (Instrumental and Vocal music)

Course description Our MusM Composition (Instrumental and Vocal) masters course offers intensive training for composers and provides excellent preparation for doctoral work or a career in the professional world. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £10,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £5,000 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

European Chamber Music Master (ECMAster)

European Chamber Music Master (ECMAster)

The European Chamber Music Master (ECMAster) is a new highly prestigious two-year joint programme developed by the European Chamber Music Academy with assistance from Erasmus + The ECMAster provides established...Read more
(4)
  • 2 years Full time degree

Modules

MusM Music (Ethnomusicology)

MusM Music (Ethnomusicology)

Course description Our MusM Music (Ethnomusicology) course offers a solid masters-level foundation in ethnomusicology. With a strong focus on theory, methodology and current debates in the discipline,...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £10,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £5,000 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Composition MPhil

Composition MPhil

Composition — in a variety of media and genres The RNCM is firmly established as a leading centre for the advanced study not only of music performance and composition, but also theoretical and applied...Read more
(4)
  • 18 months Full time degree: £6,800 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Part time degree

MusM Music (Musicology)

MusM Music (Musicology)

Course description Our MusM Music (Musicology) course offers a solid masters-level foundation in musicology. With a strong focus on theory, methodology and current debates in the discipline, together...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £10,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £5,000 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Music Psychology PhD

Music Psychology PhD

Music Psychology and cognate disciplines — including both quantitative and qualitative research in the fields of expert music performance and training. The RNCM is firmly established as a leading centre...Read more
(4)
  • 18 months Full time degree: £6,800 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Part time degree

PhD Music (Composition)

PhD Music (Composition)

Programme description Our PhD Music (Composition) programme will see you produce a portfolio of compositions and a written commentary under the supervision of our academics. You will be assigned a research...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Musicology MPhil

Musicology MPhil

Musicology — including the historical, analytical and cultural study of music. The RNCM is firmly established as a leading centre for the advanced study not only of music performance and composition,...Read more
(4)
  • 18 months Full time degree: £6,800 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Part time degree

PhD Music (Electroacoustic Composition)

PhD Music (Electroacoustic Composition)

Programme description Our PhD Music (Electroacoustic Composition) programme will see you produce a portfolio of electroacoustic works and a written commentary under the supervision of our academics. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Musicology PhD

Musicology PhD

Musicology — including the historical, analytical and cultural study of music. The RNCM is firmly established as a leading centre for the advanced study not only of music performance and composition,...Read more
(4)
  • 18 months Full time degree: £6,800 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Part time degree

Music Psychology MPhil

Music Psychology MPhil

Music Psychology and cognate disciplines — including both quantitative and qualitative research in the fields of expert music performance and training. The RNCM is firmly established as a leading centre...Read more
(4)
  • 18 months Full time degree: £6,800 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Part time degree

Composition PhD

Composition PhD

Composition — in a variety of media and genres The RNCM is firmly established as a leading centre for the advanced study not only of music performance and composition, but also theoretical and applied...Read more
(4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £6,800 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree