This course is enhanced by professional mentors who give individual guidance to students, and informed by an annual steering group of experienced industry professionals actively involved in areas such...Read more
The MA in Music offers advanced training in either musicology or composition. The modular structure allows students to pursue a broad generalist programme or to specialise in a particular area of their choice. ...Read more
A pioneering curriculum – the world’s first Songwriting Masters.
Prepares you for a range of internationalised, professional futures in music and its wider industries.
Taught by professional, published...Read more
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. Staff have special interests in the music...Read more
This course is conceived to meet the current industry’s demand for creative professionals who are equally versed in music composition as well as sound design, and can work effectively across a range of...Read more
The Department of Film, Media and Music has a growing research profile in film and media production, music and audio-visual composition and performance. We have a strong and varied research team, able...Read more
Music at Glasgow has a dynamic, supportive but rigorous research culture with a strong sense of community linked by ideas and practice. If your work is centred on cultural or historical musicology, this...Read more
This course enables you to develop a flexible individual research programme in classical, popular, world, contemporary, early, folk and traditional music, applying approaches of interest to you (eg historiographic,...Read more
This course is suitable for a musician and/or musicologist wishing to further develop their skills and expertise to an enhanced professional level. You will typically have a good honours degree in music...Read more
This MMus programme is distinctive in its range of musicological, compositional and performance-based elements. You will benefit from the diversity of our research strengths, numerous ensemble performance...Read more
Our Masters by Research degrees involve undertaking a scheme of study and research, defined in advance (normally by the student), which will normally be (a) a critical evaluation and analysis of a body...Read more
This programme is exciting and innovative, offering you the opportunity to mix with composers, sound designers, film-makers, technologists, ethnomusicologists, theorists, visual artists and curators. ...Read more
This MA is an opportunity to challenge yourself academically and musically, while developing a specialism in a research-led university environment. We place an emphasis on flexibility and student choice...Read more
A rigorously demanding course, the MMus degree offers an opportunity to develop your musicianship and academic skills to a very high level in a range of subject areas. The course will develop your technical,...Read more
This degree is aimed at successful graduates from Music or Popular Music courses who possess particular interests and strengths in the following areas: music performance and leadership, musical direction...Read more
The MA Music is a taught postgraduate course for musicians interested in developing their music practice and increasing their profile as professional artists. The MA Music tests ways of taking existing...Read more
The MSc in Sound and Music Computing responds to a growing skills shortage in industry for engineers and computer scientists trained specifically in sound and music processing, as digital media become...Read more
This MPhil course may comprise several pieces, or just one extended, structurally ambitious work. It may be part of an even larger work, which you can use for the DMus portfolio. Your portfolio piece...Read more
This 18 month full time MA in Film, TV and Games Composition offers you professional training in writing and producing commercially viable music for the media industries.
The MA provides you with the...Read more
This programme aims to support you in the exploration of your musical horizons, your musical language and your relationship to currents in the wider compositional world. Many contemporary styles are supported...Read more