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GRNCM/MusB (Hons) Performance/Composition MusB (Hons)

Royal Northern College of Music

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UCAS CODE: 399F

Course options

  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

This unique and competitive programme offers those with outstanding musical and academic ability the opportunity to study two degree courses simultaneously: the Graduate Diploma of the RNCM (GRNCM) and the Bachelor of Music (MusB) at The University of Manchester.

Known informally as the ‘Joint Course’, it’s designed for students who are not only busy performers with a wide variety of professional experience, but extremely intelligent musical thinkers.

The GRNCM comprises of 340 credits and study includes the entire three-year MusB (Hons) programme at The University and approximately two-thirds of the RNCM’s four-year BMus (Hons). Your time at the RNCM involves intensive one-to-one tuition, specialist classes and masterclasses, performance opportunities and a series of modules dedicated to artist development, including conducting, recording, editing, musicians’ health and wellbeing, and a professional industry placement. This is complemented by a strong academic foundation gained through your studies at The University.

Application deadline

01 October

Tuition fees

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£ 24,000per year

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

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QUALIFICATION TYPE

A level : AAA

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

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