Taught course

Music Technology

Birmingham City University · Birmingham Conservatoire

Entry requirements

UK students should normally hold an honours degree, ideally but not necessarily in Music. Non-UK students should hold a Bachelor's degree or a similar degree-equivalent diploma, ideally but not necessarily in Music. All applicants for this course will be auditioned. For further entry requirement information please see our website.

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

Months of entry


Course content

Designed for recent graduates and suitably qualified mature students, our postgraduate courses in Music Technology provide an opportunity for composers and composer-performers to experiment with and develop expertise in the creative application of established and new music technologies. Birmingham Conservatoire is an important international centre for performance and composition with technology, especially live electronics.

Information for international students

You must have a minimum of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent in all four skills areas to secure a visa. You must have IELTS 6; or alternatively must have studied and completed a Bachelor’s degree in the UK.

Fees and funding

Some scholarships and bursaries available; please visit our website for more details.

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months
full time
24 months


full time
12 months


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Conservatoire Admissions
+44 (0)121 331 5901