University of the Highlands and Islands Music

University of the Highlands and Islands Music

All of our music courses have been designed by industry experts and our students have the opportunity to work with professional musicians, recording artists and composers. Click here to download the music leaflet.

Music MMus

The MMus Music will introduce you to the fundamental principles of either research in popular music or composition for film, TV and media. It provides unique and creative approaches to musicology and composition, valuing intellectual curiosity, musical diversity and creativity.

The course will help strengthen your ability to utilise independent learning whilst developing original and creative responses to problems and current complex issues. You will have the opportunity to develop in-depth knowledge of your chosen pathway in musical study and practice.

Special features

  • Pathway options of
    • MMus Music (Popular Musicology) or
    • MMus Music (Composition for Film, TV and Media)
  • You will gain the key skills and expertise to enable you to make an effective contribution to the creative industries

University of the Highlands and Islands Music

Entry requirements

  • 2.1 honours degree or above (or equivalent)
  • Candidates with an honours degree below 2:1 (or equivalent) may also be considered
  • Exceptionally, candidates without academic qualifications but with relevant experience may be considered on an individual basis

General course enquiries

Tel: 0845 272 3600

School enquiries

For school enquiries please contact our Schools Recruitment Officer :

Nina Crocombe

Tel: 01463 279 510