What will I learn?

The choreography pathway is aimed at skilled dance practitioners wishing to develop their practice and progress their career in choreography for Musical Theatre. MA Choreography students may be emerging or established choreographers, dancers transitioning into making dance. (equipped with demonstrable skill and professional performance experience) or Teaching Artists will a wealth of experience in teaching high-level skills.

You will engage with an intensive programme of training designed to develop and refine your skills and study a broad stylistic range to develop versatility and skills as a choreographer. You will work alongside MA students in Performance and Musical Direction and collaborate with staff and industry professionals on productions across the Conservatoire. This choreography degree offers the rare opportunity to synthesise all technical, creative and professional work as part of a creative team in the realisation of a full Musical Theatre production in a professional environment.

Graduate destinations

All of our training is geared towards preparing you for a sustainable and long-lasting professional career. Graduates of the programme are working around the world; in London’s West End, on Broadway, on international tours, and for renowned companies including the National Theatre of Scotland.

Which department am I in?

School of Music

Study options

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
£22,476.00 (23,02,581) per year
This is a fixed fee
Start date

20 September 2021


Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

100 Renfrew Street,


Glasgow, City Of,

G2 3DB, Scotland

Entry requirements

For international students

Applicants are normally expected to hold an appropriate undergraduate degree, or its overseas equivalent, in a subject area relevant to the demands of the programme. International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Level 7.5 (with a score of 7.5 in speaking) is required.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.