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MusB Music

Access specialist training and facilities to enable a range of careers within and outside of the music industry.

MusB Music / Overview

Year of entry: 2017

Degree awarded
MusB
Duration
3 years
Typical A-level offer

AAB, inc A in Music ( Joint course with RNCM requires AAA inc Music).

Typical International Baccalaureate offer

36-35 points overall (core points accepted), inc. 6 or 7 in three Higher Level subjects, one of which must be Music.

Also required is Associated Board (or equiv. examinations) grade VIII, preferably at Distinction, on an instrument or voice.

NB: Joint course with RNCM requires 35-37 points (core points accepted), inc. 6 in Music at Higher level.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants

75/450

How to apply
Apply through UCAS
Apply through UCAS
UCAS course code
W302
UCAS institution code
M20

Course overview

  • You want a supportive environment with great facilities to cultivate your craft and creativity
  • You want to develop specialised skills in musicology, performance, composition, interpretation and evaluation
  • You want a course that provides excellent training for a host of careers, both within and outside of the music industry
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Open days

The University holds Open Days regularly (usually June, September and October) where you have the opportunity to tour the campus and find out more about the facilities and courses we offer.

On this day you will find out more about the School and its resources, and meet members of academic and admissions staff who will be able to answer any questions you have.

Fees

Fees for entry in 2017 have not yet been set. For entry in 2016 the tuition fees were £9,000 per annum for home/EU students, and are expected to increase slightly for 2017 entry.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Contact name
Jamie Clark
Telephone
+44 (0)161 275 4987
Facsimile
+44 (0)161 275 3098
Email
Website
http://www.alc.manchester.ac.uk/subjects/music/
Academic department overview

See: About us

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