MA (Research) Music

University of Hull

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About our programmesMusic at Hull has a long-standing history of high quality research. Our internationally excellent and world-leading research in popular music, jazz studies, sonic arts, and music psychology was recognised by the Research Excellence Framework of 2014. We host up to 45 public performances every year and contribute regularly to musical events in the region, including Early Music festivals, jazz festivals and community projects as well as running the prestigious Newland Lectures ... READ MORE

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79th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
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64th
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54th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Full Time
1 year

Entry requirements
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You should normally have, or expect to obtain, at least a 2:1 Honours degree (or international equivalent) in a related subject appropriate to your intended research. You should submit a sample of your written work in musicology or composition of at least 4000 words (for MA by Research) and at least 10,000 word (for PhD applicants), or, if performance is your chosen specialism, you will be expected to attend for an audition.

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More info: Postgraduate research courses are £4,407 per year for 2020..

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Latest Music Studies reviews

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Charlotte
29 Dec 18

My overall experience so far has been excellent. There have been some bumps in the road, but the uni are always there...
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Mikolai
21 Dec 18

Has been very good academically, however personal life, such as social, and housing has been extremely negative with...

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How Music Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 42 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.1) 3,888 reviews

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Where you'll study

University of Hull

Admissions Office Cottingham Road Hull
Kingston Upon Hull
HU6 7RX United Kingdom Nearest train station: Hull Paragon Interchange  1.3 miles away

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