What will I learn?

We're the top modern University in the UK for Music (1st of 39)The Times/Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019 Develop your performance skills in modules that focus on solo and ensemble performance, with accompaniment provision (where appropriate).With pathways in performance, composition and research-based modules, the BMus (Hons) Music degree gives you the flexibility to map out your future, with an impressive range of compulsory and option modules.Our lecturers are practising performers, composers, conductors, music therapists and musicologists. Passionate about our teaching, we’re proud that 100% of our students agreed that our 'staff are good at explaining things' and 'have made the subject interesting' (National Student Survey 2017).We are proud of our state-of-the-art facilities and well-equipped practice rooms that offer 24/7 access, and we’re one of the few music departments in the country to offer an undergraduate module in Music Therapy.Please visit our website for full course and module details.

Which department am I in?

School of Arts and Creative Industries

Study options

Full Time (4 Years)

Tuition fees
£16,425.00 (US$ 22,607) per year
This is a fixed fee
Start date

5 September 2022


Merchiston Campus

10 Colinton Road,


Edinburgh, City Of,

EH10 5DT, Scotland

Entry requirements

For students from United States

You are eligible to apply if you received your High School Graduation Diploma with a GPA of 2.8 or above with one of the following: SAT score of 1000 or higher with a minimum of 500 in each component; ACT score of 24 or higher; 3 related Advanced Placement tests (AP's) with a grade of 4 or higher. IELTS (Academic): 6.0 overall, with no component below 5.5.

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