City, University of London

351–400 th
World University Rankings 2019
=88 th
Young University Rankings 2016
Northampton Square, London, EC1V 0HB, United Kingdom

Music

Explore your passion for music with this cutting-edge degree. We offer an inspiring environment to make music, with outstanding facilities and performance opportunities, as well as £2,000 performance scholarships, sandwich year, study abroad and placement options, and excellent graduate prospects The Music BMus (Hons) degree at City will suit anyone interested in developing their knowledge and passion for music. The course enables you to immerse yourself in a subject you love, providing the opportunity to learn and create in a highly energised and supportive department with internationally recognised staff who share your devotion to music. In the most recent survey our Music students gave us 100% overall student satisfaction, the highest in the UK. We are one of only 3 UK universities to get this. The course will appeal to students who want to actively perform and make music. City offers a wide range of ensembles, including classical, contemporary, jazz and world music, regular concerts and a summer festival – all giving you the opportunity to perform and discover world-class musicians. As part of the overall tuition, we offer a competitive 20 hours per year of solo instrumental/vocal tuition. For composers there are many opportunities to have their works performed by leading professional ensembles. Plus, we offer seven performance scholarships worth £2,000. Whatever your future ambitions, this degree will prepare you for a wide range of careers and postgraduate study options in music, including composition and performance. To help you prepare for a rewarding career, you have the option to take a sandwich year on a work placement or study at one of our partner institutions abroad. You will also gain highly transferable writing, presentation and IT skills, equipping you for a variety of graduate-level careers.               During your BMus (Hons) Music degree at City, you will take an exciting, global and interdisciplinary approach to the study of Music, blending theory and practice. The course combines excellent graduate prospects, exceptional academics and outstanding facilities within a supportive musical community in a central London location, enabling you to immerse yourself in every aspect of music whilst gaining an exciting new perspectives on music and its relationships with culture, technology and society through a close study of classical, popular and world music.On the course you will develop a broad framework of knowledge and experience that is essential for today's musicians. You will also learn with highly accomplished professionals active in or around London, many of them also teaching at the leading conservatoires in the city. The value of a music degree and the wide range of employability skills that music students develop is widely recognised by employers, and this is evidenced by our outstanding employment statistics: 94.7% of our graduates were in employment or further study six months after graduation (DLHE). During this degree, you will develop a wide range of transferrable skills, including communication and interpersonal skills, creative thinking, organisation and discipline, teamwork, leadership, planning and time-management and problem-solving.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Music (Hons)/BMus (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2019-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,London
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Music (Hons)/BMus (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,London