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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Stag Hill

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

**Why choose this course**We’re one of the UK’s leading universities for music, with our degrees ranked second by the Guardian University Guide 2020.Our BMus (Hons) Music degree offers training in a huge range of musical styles and music-making practices. You’ll gain a deeper insight into how you might wish to develop as a musician.You’ll have access to excellent performance, composition, recording and learning facilities. You’ll be able to discuss the latest ideas with our experienced academic staff, as well as visiting composers, performers and scholars who are leaders in their field.We offer a highly stimulating environment, whether you’re interested in performance, composition, musicology, music technology or the music industry.**What you will study**Our BMus (Hons) Music degree combines performance and composition alongside the historical and cultural study of music, offering excellent tuition in a broad range of styles. You’ll join a thriving musical community and be able to work with professional artists and practitioners.You’ll explore musical repertoires past and present through classical and popular musicology, composition and performance, with emphasis on cultural issues, theory, analysis and practice-based learning.On our four-year degree, you’ll also be able to take a year-long Professional Training placement and gain experience in the arts and music industry.In your second and final years you may specialise in performance/conducting or composition alongside musicological study. Your final year project can be either a written investigation or a combination of practical and written work.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

£ 19,100per year

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Entry requirements

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A level : BBB

Overall:BBBRequired subjects: MusicApplicants taking an A level science subject with the Science Practical Endorsement are required to pass the practical element. We do not include General Studies or Critical Thinking in our offers.


University information

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University of Surrey

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  • Campus address

    University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XH, England

The University of Surrey has over 140 nationalities in its international community.
35% of the university’s student population is from outside the UK.
Surrey has over 90 university partners across the globe.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    12th out of 85 6

  • Entry standards

    / Max 214
    180 83%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    74 74%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.29 86%



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