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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    19-SEP-22

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

BMus Music at Royal Holloway is a flexible degree with no compulsory modules, allowing you to tailor your degree to your own interests and passions.We have expertise spanning traditional, modern and world music. Through studying musical texts, practices, cultures and institutions you will explore issues in history, sociology, ethnology, and philosophy covering an exceptional geographical and chronological range. You will also be able to gain practical skills in composition, music technology and performance.You will join a music department that is among the very best in the country, ranked third in the UK for research quality (REF 2014) and the only music department in the country to hold a prestigious Regius Professorship. Our well connected department means you have the opportunity to make valuable music industry contacts. Our staff are connected with musical networks such Wigmore Hall, the BBC Proms, Royal Opera House.- Choose from a wide range of performance opportunities including orchestras, choirs, jazz, pop, and world music ensembles.- Learn from academics whose expertise spans music from the Middle Ages to the present and around the globe.- Gain practical skills in composition, music technology or performance.- Receive excellent tuition on your first instrument (or voice) at no extra cost to you.- Apply for one of our choral, organ, orchestral or music scholarships.- You will have access to our well-equipped studios, recording facilities, and incredible performance spaces, including the Windsor Auditorium, Boilerhouse Theatre, Victorian Picture Gallery and College Chapel.- Work with professional conductors and receive coaching from leading professional groups such as the King's Singers and the London Mozart Players.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 21,900per year

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Entry requirements

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A level : ABB - AAB

Where an applicant is taking the EPQ alongside A-levels, the EPQ will be taken into consideration and result in lower A-level grades being required.Socio-economic factors which may have impacted an applicant’s education will be taken into consideration and alternative offers may be made to these applicants.Required: Music A-Level or pass Grade 7 in Music Theory. Grade 7 ABRSM (where applicants are unable to take Grade 7, video evidence may be acceptable)Applicants without A-level grade A in Music or pass Grade 7 in Mus

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University information

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Royal Holloway, University of London

  • University League Table

    32nd

  • Campus address

    Royal Holloway, University of London, Egham, Surrey, TW20 0EX, England

International students will find themselves in a diverse community: students from more than 125 countries live and study at Royal Holloway.
The university welcomes and supports international students. Its dedicated team can help with any questions students may have about studying in the UK.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    6th out of 87 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 214
    173 85%

    10th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    90.0 90%

    4th

    31
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.95 79%

    58th

    20

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