Guildhall School of Music and Drama

Guildhall School of Music and Drama has postgraduate courses covering music, drama and technical theatre. Courses include an MA training actors, a PG Certificate in Performance Teaching, and a doctoral programme which embraces a wide range of disciplines.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

420 postgraduate students in 2017–18

Mode of study

  • Full Time 78%
  • Part Time 22%


  • UK 57%
  • EU 19%
  • Other 24%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Music 50 345 395
Drama, Dance & Cinematics 0 25 25

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Quick Guides to Postgraduate Tuition Fees and Finance

Bursaries and Scholarships

  • Scholarships are available to students looking to study at a postgraduate level at the Guildhall School.

Accommodation for Postgraduate Students

  • It is not possible to offer a place at the Guildhall's halls of residence to every student.
  • All students offered a place on a full-time course of study at the Guildhall School are welcome to apply; part-time students with medical or disability needs are also eligible.