Sound Engineering and Audio Technology (Hons), B.Sc. | University of Huddersfield | Huddersfield, United Kingdom
36 months
15000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The B.S. in Sound Engineering and Audio Technology (Hons) at University of Huddersfield aims to give you these skills and prepare you for a wide range of exciting careers in music production and technical roles within the music and audio industries. 

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Key Facts of Sound Engineering and Audio Technology (Hons)  program offered by University of Huddersfield  

This popular music orientated course combines a broad range of modules covering the technical aspects of audio system development and the creative process of music production. Having access to industry-standard recording studios and design labs you will develop practical skills that will help you stand out from the crowd. Your study will combine audio theory, recording and production, software and hardware development, business and research skills, digital audio signal processing, audio electrics and acoustics. It’s our goal to prepare you for exciting and rewarding careers, covering topics such as:

  • Audio engineering
  • Software and hardware development
  • Mixing and mastering techniques
  • Acoustics and psychoacoustics
  • Music production
  • Live sound production
  • TV and film post production

Although this is our most technically demanding course, the emphasis is very much on the practical side of things with a focus on the use and application of equipment and processes used within an audio production environment.


We know you’re coming to university to study on your chosen subject, meet new people and broaden your horizons. However, we also help you to focus on life after you have graduated to ensure that your hard work pays off and you achieve your ambition.

So while you’re here (and even after you graduate) the Careers and Employability Service offer professional help, support and guidance, including industry-supported workshops, careers fairs and one-to-one guidance sessions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional Skills and Research Awareness
  • Studio Engineering and Mixing Essentials
  • Audio Technology
  • Desktop Music Production
  • Live Music Production 
  • Web Audio

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


360 alternative credits
  • 360-480


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Other requirements

General requirements

Apply through UCAS

  • BBB-BBC at A Level. 
  • 120-112UCAS tariff points from a combination of Level 3 qualifications.
  • Merit at T Level.
  • DDM-DMM in BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma.
  • Access to Higher Education Diploma with 45 Level 3 credits at Merit or above.
  • 120-112 UCAS tariff points from International Baccalaureate qualifications.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15000 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 Huddersfield

600 - 1000 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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