A postgraduate degree/diploma, normally (but not necessarily) specialising in performance, or, Substantial, verifiable public performance experience at an appropriate level. You will be formally auditioned, normally by a panel of three people, and will need to demonstrate that you are able to perform to an appropriately advanced level. For further details please visit our website.
Instrumental performance; Vocal Performance; Collaborative Piano; Chamber Music Performance; Opera Repetiteur.
Months of entry
Support your career as a professional performer with Birmingham Conservatoire's post-Masters, Advanced Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Performance. Our Advanced Postgraduate Diploma (APD) is at 'post-masters level' and is therefore aimed at postgraduate performers who already have a masters degree and are beginning to accept professional level engagements. The course will help you to raise your performance standards to the next level, with highly specialised one-to-one tuition in the department most relevant to your specialism.
Choose one of five specialisms: Instrumental performance, Vocal Performance, Collaborative Piano, Chamber Music Performance or Opera Repetiteur.
Information for international students
IELTS: 6 (across all elements) or equivalent. Please see our website for further details.
Fees and funding
Some scholarships and bursaries available; check our website for more details.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Conservatoire Admissions
- +44 (0)121 331 5901