Birmingham Conservatoire

Birmingham Conservatoire

Professional Performance (Instrumental/Vocal/Accompaniment/Chamber/Repetiteur)

Support your career as a professional performer with Birmingham Conservatoire's post-Masters, Advanced Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Performance. Choose one of five specialisms: Instrumental performance, Vocal Performance, Collaborative Piano, Chamber Music performance or Opera Repetiteur. Our Advanced Postgraduate Diploma (APD) is at a 'post-masters level' - for postgraduates already with a masters degree - and performance-based; to help you to raise your own performance standards to the next level, with highly specialised one-to-one tuition in the department most relevant to your specialism. For more details, click on the web link on the top left hand side of the page.

Entry requirements

A postgraduate degree/diploma, normally (but not necessarily) specialising in performance; substantial, verifiable public performance experience at an appropriate level.You will be formally auditioned, normally by a panel of 4 people, to include the course director, relevant head of department and additional specialist in your discipline, and the head of professional development. You will need to demonstrate that you are able to perform to an appropriately advanced level.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
Advanced PgDip Part-time £ 4,750 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
Advanced PgDip Part-time £ 4,750 per Academic year (EU fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Birmingham Conservatoire Birmingham B3 3HG West Midlands

Key information

Telephone number: 
0121 331 5901