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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Hendon Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

OverviewOur degree, taught by dedicated tutors and supported by outstanding facilities, provides you with the skills, knowledge and experience to thrive in the music industry and beyond.Why study BA Music at Middlesex University?You want to be a qualified, confident musician, able to hold your head high in the global, professional world of music making. You want to build experience as an informed performer, composer, music producer, music director or all of these, working in a specific field. Middlesex University is among the top six universities in the UK for graduate salaries.You want to be as comfortable and adept in the recording studio, as conducting or performing with orchestral players from manuscript. You want to meet professionals and learn from them. You want to share their contacts and continuously refine your musical skills to bring yourself a unique and competitive edge. You want to learn to produce and mix music freely, without restrictions. You want to find out about the different ways in which the music world works, so as to establish ways to survive comfortably, whilst doing what you enjoy most.The most successful practitioners are often those who have, for exactly the right reasons, decided to undergo a formal musical training, even if they feel they might be late starters. Tori Amos, Sheryl Crow, Michael Giacchino (composer for The Incredibles), Will Gregory (Goldfrapp), Elton John, Alicia Keys, Annie Lennox (Eurythmics), George Martin (The Beatles), Thomas Newman and Jocelyn Pook (film composers) were all classically trained. We want to help you to find yourself.Course highlightsYou will be based in The Grove, an £80 million state-of-the-art learning facility, where you will work with dedicated Music staff of national and international standingA weekly Concerts and Colloquia series, inviting guest speakers to speak at the UniversityUnique opportunities to collaborate musically with undergraduate students working in the fields of dance, theatre, animation, film and computer graphicsHonorary Professor: Daniel Miller (Mute Records)Regular chamber ensemble workshops, orchestral workshop and the university choirThe possibility of studying abroad for six months to one yearCut-price (often free) access to London music events.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

£ 11,500per year

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

Entry requirements

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UCAS Points : 104

plus any UK or overseas music related qualification at level 3 or above OR prior music experience


University information

Middlesex University

  • University League Table


  • Campus address

    Middlesex University, Hendon Campus, The Burroughs, Barnet, NW4 4BT, England

Middlesex is a diverse and inclusive university with students from over 160 different countries.
A network of regional offices across the world provides support to help students prepare for their move to London.
Major investment in recent years has transformed Middlesex’s London campus, providing excellent facilities.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    58th out of 85 5

  • Entry standards

    / Max 214
    115 53%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    60 60%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.17 83%



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