Music PhD

University of Bristol

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Programme overviewPhD: a research project undertaken across three years (full-time, plus a writing up period), culminating in an 80,000 word thesis. As well as having the option to audit taught units, there may be the potential for PhD students to teach units themselves from their second year of study onwards.The Department of Music is a centre of research excellence in both composition and musicology.In composition, there is no particular house style, but we are well known for a number of ... READ MORE

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Full time | Clifton Campus | 3 years | SEP-20, J..

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98th / 131
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14th
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11th

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SEP-20, JA...
SEP-20, JAN-21
Full Time
3 years

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£18,300 per year
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Latest Music Studies reviews

Music Studies
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David
25 Feb 20

Music PhD

It is stimulating, multidisciplinary, and life-enhancing. I wish I'd embarked on academic research earlier. In general...
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Millie
01 Feb 19

I have a supportive reliable tutor for my course and the lecturers are very approachable. I have been lucky to find...

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How Music Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 14 reviews

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Where you'll study

University of Bristol

Tyndall Park Road to Park Row Bristol
BS8 1TH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Clifton Down  0.2 miles away

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