University of Manchester

University of Manchester


Research interests include: Medieval and renaissance song; English Baroque music; Baroque music theory and performance practice; Handel; Beethoven and his contemporaries; music in 19th-century German thought and culture (Mendelssohn; Schumann); 20th-century music; 20th-century symphony; opera; composition; electroacoustic music; ethnomusicology.

Course modules

Sponsorship information

British and EU students intending to take a research degree (MPhil or PhD) in the School are eligible to apply for support from the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC). AHRC grants are competitive and provide payment of tuition fees and a maintenance stipend for UK students, and tuition fees (and a maintenance stipend, subject to eligibility criteria) for EU students. Please see the School website for further details. The School also offers a limited number of bursaries and studentships on a competitive basis, details of which will be posted on the School website as soon as they are available.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 17,000 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time January 2017 - 72 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time September 2017 GBP 17,000 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time September 2017 - 72 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

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PHD School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
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0161 275 3559