Entry requirements

MMus Intensive applicants must be at Level 7 standard in their Principal Study Area and be well-suited to the intensive period of study. Your suitability for this intensive route will be determined following your audition and/or interview.

Performance; Jazz (Composition or Performance); Instrumental Performance; Vocal Performance; Jazz Performance; Choral Conducting; Orchestral Conducting; Orchestral Performance; Composition; Music Technology

Months of entry


Course content

This course allows considerable opportunity for specialisation in practical and theoretical study. Practical study is supported by pathway-specific academic studies, plus a broader programme including research seminars and lectures on musical philosophies and aesthetics.

Please note exact duration full or part time will vary slightly according to instrument/pathway of study. Please contact us for futher details.

Information for international students

MMus Intensive applicants should have IELTS 7 or must have studied and completed a Bachelor’s degree in the UK.

Fees and funding

Some scholarships and bursaries available; check Birmingham Conservatoire website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
13 months

Course contact details

Conservatoire Admissions
+44 (0)121 331 5901