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BA Music and Drama

A unique opportunity to pursue your passion for performance in a world-class university environment.

BA Music and Drama / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
BA
Duration
3 years
Typical A-level offer

AAB, inc A in Music.

Alternatively, we will accept AAB plus ABRSM Grade 8 Theory at Merit or above, where a candidate is not taking A-level Music.

Also required is Associated Board (or equivalent examinations) Grade VIII Practical, preferably at Distinction, on an instrument or voice.

Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)

ABB, including A in Music. Alternatively, we will accept ABB plus ABRSM Grade 8 Theory at Merit or above, where a candidate is not taking A-level Music.       

Also required is Associated Board (or equivalent examinations) Grade VIII Practical, preferably at Distinction, on an instrument or voice.

Typical International Baccalaureate offer

Equivalents to A-level grades are as follows:

A*AA: 37 points overall, with 7,6,6 in Higher Level subjects.

AAA:  36 points overall, with 6,6,6 in Higher Level subjects.

AAB:  35 points overall, with 6,6,5 in Higher Level subjects.

ABB:  34 points overall, with 6,5,5 in Higher Level subjects.

NOTE: please check A-Levels for subject requirements.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
8 / 45
How to apply
Apply through UCAS

Course overview

  • Pursue your passions for performance in two of the UK's leading university departments.
  • Combine units tailored to your own interests in the practice and politics of screen, stage and musical performance.
  • Develop new writing, performance and direction with our superb Music and Drama Societies.
  • Access a professional concert hall, black-box theatre, music practice rooms and state-of-the-art electroacoustic studios.
  • Work alongside professional instrumental/vocal tutors and world-leading academic staff.
  • Prepare for a host of careers within the creative industries and beyond.
  • Study at a top 2 UK university for Music (Complete University Guide 2019).
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Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2019 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £18,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

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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