Staffordshire University

Staffordshire University

Music Technology

This course is for students who wish to develop a deep understanding of the technologies and principles behind modern music production and distribution. In addition to gaining the skills necessary to analyse and evaluate modern music technology systems, students will also have opportunity to undertake practical music production work using the extensive university facilities. The award focuses on a wide range of creative and technological areas including advanced recording techniques, acoustics, mastering, digital sound synthesis, music software development and sound design.

Entry requirements

Normal requirements are at least a UK 2nd Class honours degree or equivalent in a related discipline. If you do not meet the above but have significant appropriate experience, your application will be considered, provided that you satisfy the university that you are capable of responding to the challenge of postgraduate work. If your 1st language is not English, you will need to demonstrate that you are fluent enough to cope with the course. A minimum score of IELTS 6 or TOEFL 550 (213 compute based) is normally required.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Full-time - 12 months
PgDip Full-time - 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 11,500 per Whole course (overseas fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Staffordshire University (Stafford Campus) Stafford ST18 0AD West Midlands

Key information

Telephone number: 
01782 294400