Bachelor On Campus

Music (Hons)

City, University of London

36 months
15160 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Experience conservatoire-level tuition, with all the benefits of a university setting. The Music (Hons) programme from City, University of London offers an inspiring environment to make music, with outstanding facilities and performance opportunities. Indulge your passion for music whilst developing valuable skills for a range of modern, music-related careers.


This Music (Hons) degree from City, University of London provides an exciting, global and interdisciplinary approach to the study of music, blending theory, practice and performance.

City’s wide range of ensembles - including classical, contemporary, jazz and world music - conduct regular concerts and a summer festival, providing you with opportunities to perform and discover world-class musicians.

  • Learn in a highly energised department, with internationally recognised staff who share your devotion to music
  • Study with leading music professionals and performers, many of whom also teach at the leading London conservatoires
  • Enjoy 20 hours of 1-2-1 solo instrumental/vocal tuition each year
  • Train in facilities that include advanced recording and composition studios, and performance and practice spaces
  • Prepare for a range of music-related careers through optional modules in sound recording, music business, music education and more
  • Gain exciting new perspectives on music and its relationships with culture, technology and society through a close study of classical, popular and world music
  • Follow in the footsteps of students who have undertaken a placement year with Les Miserables, London Philharmonic, and other organisations.


City Music alumni work for a wide range of organisations including the BBC, Royal Opera House and Sony.

Recent graduates have gone on to become music teachers, music managers, and music marketing specialists.

City’s BMus degree also provides professional skills that are transferrable to a wide range of professions beyond music.

Some of our alumni have gone into careers in finance, marketing, management, media production (television, radio, theatre), digital industry and events organisation among other areas.

Many pursue further study at postgraduate level, including Masters degrees in sound art, and applied performance.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Analysing Music 
  • Practical Musicianship 
  • Global Perspectives: London’s Musical Communities 
  • Work Placement
  • Performance 
  • Composition: Studio 
  • Composition: Instrumental and Vocal

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements


  • ABB (including Music)
  • 128 UCAS tariff points
International Baccalaureate:
  • 30 points with 5,5,5 from three Higher Level subjects including Music
  • DDD in Music
  • A minimum of grade 4(C) in English Language and Mathematics in addition to other outlined requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15160 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15160 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 London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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