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  • Qualification

    MSt - Master of Studies

  • Location

    University of Oxford

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    01-OCT-21

  • Duration

    9 months

Course summary

About the course

The MSt can serve both as a self-contained course for students wishing to pursue more advanced studies in musicology for one year or as an excellent preparation for doctoral research. Students on the MSt courses in musicology, performance and composition follow a common structure, supported by appropriate individual supervision or tuition in their chosen specialism.

Assessment

You will submit an essay or exercise in response to one of the core seminars at the end of Michaelmas term. A second essay responding to one of the elective seminars is submitted at the end of Hilary term. The final assessment is a bibliographic essay relating to the final submission, which will be either a dissertation in musicology or ethnomusicology or an editorial exercise (edition) in Trinity term.

Graduate destinations

Typical graduate destinations include doctoral research in music and other music-related or broadly cultural professions.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 27,460overall cost

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

University information

University of Oxford

  • University League Table

    2nd

  • Campus address

    University of Oxford, University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1 2JD, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    4th out of 85 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 214
    198 91%

    4th

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    74 74%

    23rd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    n/a

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