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Full time | Royal Northern College of Music | 3 years | SEP-21

Study mode

Full time

Duration

3 years

Start date

SEP-21

Key information
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Qualification type

MPhil - Master of Philosophy

Subject areas

Music Composition

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

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 musicology, music psychology and music education.

Research students at the RNCM are part of a lively community of world-class scholars and creative practitioners, with access to outstanding resources and facilities, supervision of the highest calibre, individually tailored research training and a wide range of opportunities for career development and enhancement. They also benefit from the College’s close collaborations with numerous professional ensembles across Europe and participation in the rich research environment of the North West’s major universities.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

£6,800

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

For this course (per year)

£15,700

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Applicants for the research degrees programme (MPhil or PhD) at RNCM are normally expected to hold a good master’s degree in a relevant subject, having undertaken research training and produced a dissertation and/or a portfolio of compositions or performances.