Actor Musician BA (Hons)

University of Surrey

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UCAS CODE AD29
**Deferred entry not available****Why choose this course**Our BA (Hons) Actor-Musician course is run by Guildford School of Acting (GSA), one of the most highly regarded theatre schools in the UK. You’ll be taught by industry-leading professionals, and join a vibrant community of talented individuals.We’ll develop your combined talents as an actor and a musician, including the versatility to work professionally as an actor or actor-musician in a wide range of theatrical contexts.Our drama and ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Music
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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24th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
18th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
16th

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-23
Full Time
3 Years

Drama

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 100 = 0% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Music

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Music graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Music graduate salary
£19,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

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Source: HESA, 2018

Music

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Music
84%
Mathematics
61%
Physics
52%
Drama
22%
Further Mathematics
13%

Drama

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Latest Acting reviews

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Jessica
02 Jul 21

Actor Musician BA (Hons)

I definitely have loved being at Guildford school of acting as it’s not been the usual university experience and we’ve...
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Ryan
04 May 21

Acting BA (Hons)

Amazing experience regardless of the covid parameters and wouldn’t change it for the world. The productions we have...

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University of Surrey
CUG ranking
18th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
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The University of Surrey is a vibrant institution with a beautiful campus located in Guildford, UK. The university is well known for its excellent standard of teaching and hands-on approach to learning, which equips students with the knowledge and skills for professional success and personal development. The university is spread over three sites with the following faculties: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences The university’s track record for graduate employability is one of the best in the UK, with 96 per cent of undergraduates within work or further study within 15 months of graduating (Graduate Outcomes Survey 2020).

Where you'll study

University of Surrey

Stag Hill Guildford
Surrey
GU2 7XH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Guildford  0.3 miles away

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