University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Music Performance

Take your performance skills to the highest professional level. The course introduces you to advanced concepts of interpretation, rehearsal technique and presentation. It will deepen your understanding of the repertoire of your instrument or ensemble.

Entry requirements

For most of our courses you�ll need a 2.1 in music or a combined degree with a substantial music component. English language requirements- Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component, or equivalent.

Assessment methods

You�ll be assessed on two recitals: one at the midpoint and the other at the end of the course. You�ll also undertake some coursework.

Sponsorship information

University and faculty funding is available each year. The closing date for applications is mid-January. The department has a small number of tuition studentships available. The closing date for these is the end of April. You can also apply for a small grant to support your postgraduate research project.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,750 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 16,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Telephone number: 
0114 222 0495