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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Penryn Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Prepare for a career as a professional musician with this industry-focused music degree. Based within our supportive and collaborative environment, you’ll develop your practice and push stylistic and technological boundaries while carving out your musical identity.If you’re stylistically eclectic and keen to experiment, this is the course for you. Whether you’re a performer, composer, sound artist, musicologist, or work in a mixture of these disciplines, we’ll offer an insight into the modern music industries. You will:Learn to play in a range of musical styles and genres, in a variety of professional contexts. Play regularly in ensembles, including session bands, vocal groups, contemporary music groups and laptop orchestras. Benefit from guest speaker artists and ensembles; recent visitors include Adrian Utley (Portishead), Graham Fitkin (composer), Kenny Werner (piano) and Kevos (ensemble). Have the chance to gain industry experience through a three-month placement or internship, from shadowing a professional composer, interning with a record label to working with a professional orchestra. Take advantage of our prestigious international exchange partners, including CalArts (USA), Griffith University (Australia), LASALLE (Singapore) and Nagoya University (Japan).

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
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£ 16,000per year

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

University information

Falmouth University

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  • Campus address

    Falmouth University, Woodlane, Falmouth, Cornwall And Isles Of Scilly, TR11 4RH, England

Falmouth is an international creative community that welcomes students from across the world.
Once students have applied to Falmouth they are allocated a named contact who will guide them throughout the application process.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    47th out of 85 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 214
    109 50%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    80 80%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.05 81%



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