Royal Academy of Music, University of London
A performance standard at least equivalent to that of a recognised music diploma in your principal-study. You should normally be completing (or have completed) an undergraduate programme of musical study at the time of application. For the MA and MMus, to enrol you must possess a good Honours Bachelor degree (normally in Music: Level 6 in the UK's National Qualification Framework), otherwise an international qualification of an equivalent standard from a university or educational institution of university rank is required. You may verify the acceptability of your qualifications with the admissions officer. If you are applying for the MMus, you must provide 2 pieces of academic written work on musical subjects. Each piece should be between 1,000 and 2,000 words in length. (If you already have a longer piece of work, for example a thesis, please choose a representative extract for 1 of these items). You must also write a concert proposal or a research project proposal.
Principal study aims and objectives; composition portfolio: a number of compositions, as specified in faculty requirements and negotiated with the head of department; reports from individual lessons and from coursework in: conducting; orchestration; analysis; skills tests (including take-away paper and special projects); professional portfolio; learning outcomes; aims and objectives; learning outcomes; dissertation; concert project (the organisation and presentation of a concert built around their own music).
Final assessment is based on: principal study (50 per cent divided as follows): final recital or composition portfolio (2/3 of principal study mark); concerto examination or faculty equivalent (1/3 of principal study mark); professional portfolio (25 per cent); project work (25 per cent).
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MMus||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 13,470 per Year 1 (EU)||2 years|
|MMus||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 13,470 per Year 1 (England)||2 years|
|MMus||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 24,120 per Year 1 (International)||2 years|
|MMus||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 13,470 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||2 years|
|MMus||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 13,470 per Year 1 (Scotland)||2 years|
|MMus||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 13,470 per Year 1 (Wales)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Royal Academy of Music||Camden||NW1 5HT||South East|