We're a centre for world-leading research and inspirational teaching in music.

Postgraduate Open Days

Meet the people and explore the campus and city. Book now to visit on 18 November and 9 February.

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Top 100 University

In both the 2015 QS World University Rankings and 2015-16 Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

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Research environment

With projects ranging from Björk’s Biophilia to the use of music in dementia care, our world-class research has the power to influence the way music is created and used globally.

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Study with us

Study with us and apply theory to real world solutions. We combine performance, fieldwork and fantastic facilities to enrich your learning experience.

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A world of opportunity

Start pursuing your dream career with us. Take part in a reconstruction of a long-lost Broadway musical or develop your employability skills with our Music in the City project.

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