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PhD Music Studies

53 degrees at 39 universities in the UK.

Music Research Programme PhD

Music Research Programme PhD

The Music doctoral programme offers excellent research facilities and expert supervision in a wide variety of subjects; our range of staff expertise is among the broadest in the country, embracing repertories...Read more
(4)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £2,130 per year (UK/EU)

Creative Music Practice PhD

Creative Music Practice PhD

The PhD in Creative Music Practice is an opportunity for you to pursue practice-led research in the field of music at the highest level. This will involve research that combines textual and musical outputs. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Ethnomusicology PhD

Ethnomusicology PhD

The PhD programme is designed to provide training in the methods of independent research and will provide the student with a professional credential at the highest level. The research normally will be...Read more
(4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)

Music PhD

Music PhD

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
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,271 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,136 per year (UK/EU)

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. Music PhDs at Glasgow comprise a process of research over 3 years...Read more
(4.4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,130 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,130 per year (UK/EU)

Music PhD

Music PhD

The research areas for music are: Musicology (including critical and popular musicology, jazz studies); Composition (including electro-acoustic composition); Performance (including conducting and arranging);...Read more
(3.8)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,195 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,098 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: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,130 per year (UK/EU)

Music (Research, Composition or Performance) PhD

Music (Research, Composition or Performance) PhD

Our research programme gives you the opportunity to mix with composers, sound designers, film-makers, technologists, ethnomusicologists, theorists, visual artists and curators. Overview During your...Read more
(4.5)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Music PhD

Music PhD

The department has an international reputation for research in Musicology, Ethnomusicology and Composition. We are particularly strong in Western music from the 12th century to the present day, jazz,...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £5,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,500 per year (UK/EU)

Music PhD

Music PhD

This course differs in that research at MPhil level represents an extension of existing knowledge, while at PhD level, students will be expected to make an original contribution to knowledge. ...Read more
(4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £3,995 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £1,998 per year (UK/EU)

Musical Composition PhD

Musical Composition PhD

Music as a creative art form in the 21st century can combine both tradition and innovation, bringing together instruments (some new, some with centuries of history) and the latest in high technology. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • variable - to suit the learner Distance without attendance degree
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,270 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,135 per year (UK/EU)

Music MPhil or PhD

Music MPhil or PhD

Introduction You can study MPhil or PhD. Research expertise includes electro-accoustic composition, music education, early English and Dutch keyboard, composition, Italian and German Baroque and Classical...Read more
(3.9)
  • 36 months Full time degree
  • 60 months Part time degree

Musical Composition PhD

Musical Composition PhD

Composition allows students to explore their creative language and horizons in relationship to contemporary compositional styles and challenges. Each students creative work is developed and guided through supervision. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Music and Technology PhD

Music and Technology PhD

Through the Music and Technology PhD programme you develop your work through an intensive period of study in an ambitious and challenging research environment. You undertake a substantial research project...Read more
(4.5)
  • 4 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Musicology PhD

Musicology PhD

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 research expertise...Read more
(3.9)
  • variable - to suit the learner Distance without attendance degree
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,270 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,135 per year (UK/EU)

Music PhD

Music PhD

The Musicology and Composition research cluster comprises scholars and instrumental composers. It fosters strong links with composers in the Sonic Arts research cluster as well as a wide range of humanities...Read more
(4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)

Music PhD

Music PhD

The Reid School of Music offers an exciting research environment that combines the theory, history, composition and practice of music with the scientific study of sound. We engage with a broad range of...Read more
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Music PhD

Music PhD

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
  • 6 years Part time degree

Film, Media And Music PhD

Film, Media And Music PhD

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
(4)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Music PhD

Music PhD

A PhD is the highest academic award for which a student can be registered. This programme allows you to explore and pursue a research project built around a substantial piece of work, which has to show...Read more
(3.7)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,280 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,175 per year (UK/EU)
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