MPhil in Music

SOAS University of London

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Subjects of researchStaff and students of the Department of Music pursue research on a wide range of subjects, mainly but not exclusively focused on the music of Asia and Africa. Staff have regional interests in the music of East and Central Asia (Harris), Indonesia and Thailand (Gray), India and Pakistan (Williams), the Islamic Middle East and Jewish world (Webster-Kogen), West Africa and Cuba (Durán) and South and East Africa (Impey). But research is not limited to these areas: projects have ... READ MORE

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Full time | SOAS, University of London | 2 years | 27-SEP-21

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37th
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27-SEP-21
Full Time
2 years

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More info: Extension of Writing-up Status - 3 Terms fee - £990. Visiting Research Students (charged pro rata for termly attendance) fee - £4,486..

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More info: Extension of Writing-up Status - 3 Terms fee - £990. Visiting Research Students (charged pro rata for termly attendance) fee - £20,000..

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More info: Extension of Writing-up Status - 3 Terms fee - £990. Visiting Research Students (charged pro rata for termly attendance) fee - £20,000..

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Latest Music Studies reviews

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24 Oct 19

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So far it has been great, but too early to say. Administrations and timetabling have caused some problems, which in...
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03 Nov 16

MA Music (Ethnomusicology Pathway)

Really good, union is great, library is amazing and people are very...

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SOAS University of London
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SOAS University of London is home to a large postgraduate community, with 45% of students studying towards a taught or research degree. SOAS University of London welcomes the brightest minds to study on its central London campus with like-minded individuals who feel passionately about contemporary world issues. All SOAS courses provide students with an understanding of complex contemporary issues and knowledge of non-Western theories. SOAS programmes are taught by respected specialists engaged in fieldwork and research, which influences both government policy and the lives of individuals across the globe. SOAS scholars debate pressing contemporary issues, which are shaping the culture, economics and politics of societies all around the world.

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SOAS University of London

Thornhaugh Street Russell Square Camden
WC1H 0XG United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Goodge Street  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Euston   0.4 miles away

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