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Doctorate Music Studies

55 degrees at 40 universities in the UK.

Music PhD

Music PhD

Our Music PhD programmes enable you to pursue advanced research in the areas of classical, popular, world, contemporary, early, folk and traditional music through a range of approaches. ...Read more
(4)
  • 36 months Full time degree
  • 72 months Part time degree

PhD in Music

PhD in Music

Subjects of research Staff and students of the Department of Music pursue research on a wide range of subjects, mainly but not exclusively focused on the music of Asia and Africa. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,440 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,220 per year (UK/EU)

Film, Media And Music PhD

Film, Media And Music PhD

Course content A PhD in Film, Media and Music will often incorporate a practice based element and require the production of a portfolio of creative works. These will be disseminated at conferences and...Read more
(3.8)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Music PhD

Music PhD

Music at Glasgow has a dynamic, supportive but rigorous research culture with a strong sense of community linked by ideas and practice. OVERVIEW Music PhDs at Glasgow comprise a process of research...Read more
(4.3)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,407 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,204 per year (UK/EU)

MPhil/PhD Music

MPhil/PhD Music

MPhil/PhD Music Studying PhD Music at the University of Plymouth will immerse you in a world of cutting-edge research under the umbrella of the Interdisciplinary Centre for Computer Music Research. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,765 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £3,030 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

  • GSRMUS1 Research Music- Core
  • GSRMUS2 Research Music- Core
  • GSRMUS3 Research Music- Core
  • GSRMUS4 Research Music- Core
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Music PhD

Music PhD

Why choose this course Surrey is a respected authority in sound technology and musical research. Thanks to our renowned expertise in musicology and composition, and the prestige of the Institute of Sound...Read more
(4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,407 per year (UK/EU)
  • 8 years Part time degree: £2,204 per year (UK/EU)

Music PhD

Music PhD

This course does not have a modular outline. Each student receives close supervision on an individual and original project, which has the potential to make a new and substantial contribution to the field. ...Read more
(4.4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,394 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,197 per year (UK/EU)

Music PhD

Music PhD

Music PhD: Staff members’ research is characterised by an emphasis on composition, performance, and the interface between the two. At Canterbury Christ Church University we offer three routes to a PhD: ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 42 months Full time degree
  • 5 years Part time degree

PhD Postgraduate research in Music

PhD Postgraduate research in Music

Why choose this course? The aim of our research programmes is to give each student the best possible foundation from which to launch further research and career development. We help our students to develop...Read more
(4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,407 per year (UK/EU)
  • 8 years Part time degree: £2,204 per year (UK/EU)

PhD by Published Work Music

PhD by Published Work Music

Based within our Centre for Research and Education in Arts and Media (CREAM) our research into music is part of 1 of the UKs leading centres for research in visual media art, design and music. ...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Part time degree: £2,680 per year (UK/EU)

Music

Music

The main aims of the programme are: The creation and interpretation of new knowledge through original research or other advanced scholarship, or of a quality to satisfy peer review, extend the forefront...Read more
(4.2)
  • 48 months Full time degree: £4,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 84 months Part time degree: £2,560 per year (UK/EU)

Musicology PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)

Musicology PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)

The Music Department offers promising candidates the opportunity to carry out research in one of the most dynamic institutions in Britain, with access to outstanding facilities. Our staff include composers,...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Distance without attendance degree: £4,380 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,380 per year (UK/EU)

Music PhD

Music PhD

The Department of Music is an internationally renowned, research-driven environment for musical study and practice. Our research outlook is both cosmopolitan and international. The Research Excellence...Read more
(3.9)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £2,250 per year (UK/EU)

Music and Media (Phd)

Music and Media (Phd)

Benefit from an experienced team of research-active scholars and industry practitioners who can offer supervision across a range of topics. Staff specialisms include: gender and ageing in popular music;...Read more
(4.3)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £5,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £3,333 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Musical Composition PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)

Musical Composition PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)

The research degree in composition aims to foster your skills as you navigate an exciting new musical world, which combines tradition and innovation, bringing together instruments and the latest in high technology. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Distance without attendance degree: £4,380 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,380 per year (UK/EU)

MPhil/PhD Music

MPhil/PhD Music

The Goldsmiths’ Department of Music has a lively and varied research base, large postgraduate community, active performing tradition, and offers proximity to London’s resources. Staff research interests...Read more
(4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,407 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,204 per year (UK/EU)

Music PhD

Music PhD

About us The Department of Music is consistently rated as one of the top research departments in the UK with an international reputation of high distinction. We offer postgraduate research opportunities...Read more
(3.9)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,407 per year (UK/EU)

Music PhD

Music PhD

Our broadening of expertise and reputation was reflected by the QS World University Subject Rankings 2019, where the University of Huddersfield was 25th in the world for Performing Arts. ...Read more
(4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,525 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,300 per year (UK/EU)

Music Research Degrees PhD

Music Research Degrees PhD

About our programmes Music at Hull has a long-standing history of high quality research. Our internationally excellent and world-leading research in popular music, jazz studies, sonic arts, and music...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 5 years Part time degree

Music PhD

Music PhD

The Department is at the forefront of current research and postgraduate teaching across music styles and repertoires from a wide variety of critical perspectives. From 19th Century classical music to...Read more
(3.9)
  • 2 years Full time degree: £4,407 per year (UK/EU)
  • 4 years Part time degree: £2,204 per year (UK/EU)
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