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Music (Popular) (Hons)

Leeds Conservatoire

36 months
Duration
17500 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

In 2005, we became the first UK conservatoire to deliver a specialist course in Music (Popular) (Hons) at Leeds Conservatoire, and we're still pioneers. We champion original material and encourage you to take creative risks. As well as focusing on your performance skills, you'll develop composition skills and enrich your commercial expertise with practical guidance.

Overview

Career-focus after the Music (Popular) (Hons) at Leeds Conservatoire

If you haven't already, you'll start your music career whilst you're studying, and be ready to take it to the next step after graduation. In addition to one-to-one tuition and band work, you'll access masterclasses from professional performers, songwriters, producers, managers and promoters, supporting your artistic development as well as sharpening your creative voice.

Industry links 

Strong links with the music industry mean that we are in constant contact with major labels such as Sony/ATV, Universal, Polydor and Decca, as well as local labels like Hide and Seek and Leaf Label, and we regularly welcome them here for student showcases and discussions. Our industry relationships have also seen our students perform at Sound City, Live at Leeds, Eurosonic and on the BBC.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Specialist Study 
  • Specialist  Group Study 
  • Reflective Practice
  • Contextual Studies 
  • Professional Studies 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Academic Entry Requirements: 96 UCAS tariff points from Level 3 studies or equivalent, which normally include A Level Music or a BTEC Extended Diploma in a Music-related subject.
  •  A minimum of three GCSEs including English Language at Grade C / Grade 4 or above or equivalent international qualification, e.g. IELTS 6.0 (5.5 in each component). 
  • Other Entry Requirements: Performers are expected to demonstrate at audition a playing/singing standard of Grade 8 (commensurate with ABRSM, London College of Music, Trinity College, Rock School (as appropriate for the pathway)).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17500 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Leeds

637 - 1103 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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