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Music Composition, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #37 (QS) Seoul, South Korea
The Department of Music Composition at Seoul National University studies not only composition theory, technique, but also musicology to become composers, musicologists, and conductors. The Composition Department is divided into composition, theory, and conducting.
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Overview

Since the Music Composition Department at Seoul National University was established, professors and students have continued to actively write and perform music and have become pioneers in the field of composition in Korea. 

Career

The composition and conducting majors are taught in a systematic way in order to prepare them for their specialized careers. The composition and conducting majors are taught in a systematic way in order to prepare them for their specialized careers.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    130 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Counterpoint for Composers
  • Instrumentation
  • Counterpoint for Composers
  • Harmony for Composers
  • Musical Aesthetics
  • Introduction to Musicology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Application for Admission
  • Personal Statement and Study Plan
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Counselor Reference
  • Official Highschool Transcript and Graduation Certificate
  • A Copy of the Applicant's Passport
  • Copies of Both Parents' Passport
  • Official Document Indication parent-child relationship between the applicant and his or her parents
  • Financial Certification
  • Portfolio, Records of Achievement
  • Proof of Language Proficiency
  • Agreement for Verification of Academic Record

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6584 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3292 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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KRW 3,916,000

Living costs for Seoul

  • 1853935 - 1761660 KRW/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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