Popular Music BA (Hons)

Edinburgh Napier University

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Course info

UCAS CODE W341
Our graduates are working at the highest levels of the music industries in Scotland and beyond.Explore performance, composition, music production and engineering, in a breadth of musical styles.Our Popular Music programme is designed for applicants with an interest and experience in composition and performance who wish to develop a breadth of skills that will allow them to pursue a portfolio career in the Music Industries. Career destinations include: performance, composition, production and ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
80th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
77th

Start date and duration

Start date
05-SEP-22
Full Time
4 Years

Music

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 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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£1,820 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£15,960 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£15,960 per year
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Latest Popular Music reviews

Popular Music
SR
Student Reviewer
04 Apr 14

Popular Music BA (Hons)

Yes I would say that Napier Uni is great! Take advantage of all of the help on offer and there is lots of it because...
SR
Student Reviewer
04 Apr 14

Popular Music BA (Hons)

I would say this university deffinetly stands up to its name. Standards here are maintained high to ensure the best...

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How Popular Music students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 17 reviews

5 star 18%
4 star 77%
3 star 5%
2 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,160 reviews

5 star 18%
4 star 59%
3 star 20%
2 star 3%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

Edinburgh Napier University

10 Colinton Road Edinburgh
Edinburgh, City Of
EH10 5DT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Edinburgh Haymarket  0.5 miles away

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