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About the Royal Northern College of Music

The Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM) offers a range of postgraduate study options. Its Graduate School offers postgraduate programmes at the diploma, vocational, masters, and the PhD levels. The RNCM is the ideal choice for advanced study in musicology, performance, composition and music education.

Postgraduate student body breakdown
Source: HESA, 2018

Study mode
Source: HESA, 2018

This University

3% Part Time
97% Full Time

All universities (avg)

48% Part Time
52% Full Time

Student Nationality
Source: HESA, 2018


UK students


Non-UK students

Study level
Source: HESA, 2018

640 Undergraduate
345 Postgraduate

New students
Source: HESA, 2018


School leavers


Mature students

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