We use cookies to ensure the best user experience and to serve tailored advertising. To learn more about our cookies and how to manage them, please visit our cookie policy

I AGREE
Close icon

Personalise what you see on this page.

Choose from the options below. We'll show you information based on your current location as default.

I'M FROM

  • United States
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.

LIVING IN

  • United States
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.

LOOKING FOR

  • Undergraduate courses
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.
Viewing as a student from United States living in United States interested in Undergraduate courses

BMus (Hons) Performance/Composition BMus (Hons)

Royal Northern College of Music

Add to favourites
UCAS CODE: 300F

Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Music (with Honours) - BMus (Hon)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

The RNCM Bachelor of Music with Honours (BMus Hons) degree supports the education of creative, inquisitive, well-rounded musicians, complementing your passion for performance or composition with academic and professional training to the highest standard.

In addition to Principal Study, you’re artistic and technical expertise will flourish through group tuition, classes and master classes with high-profile artists, and a range of performance opportunities. You’ll also be encouraged to follow your own path, developing specialism’s, connections and a personal musical style as the programme progresses. And with a clear emphasis on success, fulfillment, and musical wellbeing, the course will help you master the skills necessary to build and enjoy a musical career in the 21st Century.

The BMus (Hons) comprises of 480 credits over four years and is made up of three complementary components: Principal Study, Career Development (including Placements and Projects), and Academic Studies.

A three-year intensive pathway is available for applicants who can demonstrate outstanding academic and practical ability, as well as exceptional maturity, at audition and interview. This option includes all of the same content as the standard BMus, but is completed in a shorter time frame.

Ten places are normally available for the intensive pathway, and all students must have the DipABRSM (HE, Level 4) qualification before they begin the course.

Application deadline

01 October 2020

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 25,300per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

Entry requirements

Choose a qualification

QUALIFICATION TYPE

A level : EE

University information

Royal Northern College of Music

  • Campus address

    Royal Northern College of Music, 124 Oxford Road, Manchester, Manchester, M13 9RD, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    23rd out of 85 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 214
    131 61%

    34th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    88 88%

    5th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.09 82%

    37th

    14

Suggested courses

University of Surrey
SIMILAR RANKING

Actor Musician BA (Hons)

University of Surrey

Music league table

12
University of Hertfordshire
MOST VIEWED

Music Composition and Technology for Film and Games BSc (Hons)

University of Hertfordshire

University league table

81

Is this page useful?

Yes No

Sorry about that...

HOW CAN WE IMPROVE IT?

SUBMIT

Thanks for your feedback!