Taught course

Experimental Music MA/MMus

Brunel University, London · Arts and Humanities

Entry requirements

A UK first or second class (2:1) UK Honours degree or equivalent internationally recognised qualification usually in Music, Music Technology, or a related arts discipline. Other qualifications and relevant professional or practical experience will be assessed on an individual basis. Applicants will be required to attend an interview.

Months of entry


Course content

MA/MMus Experimental Music is the UK's first Masters programme in Experimental Music and offers you the opportunity to develop your own pathway of study, based around your particular interests in contemporary music-making.

Experimental Music supports you in developing a comprehensive and sophisticated understanding of a range of practical and theoretical approaches to contemporary musical materials, and of their historical and cultural contexts.

You are encouraged to foster an advanced creative and critical engagement with issues in contemporary music practice whilst building the skills and knowledge necessary for employment in the music industry as performers, composers, improvisers and/or commentators.

Fees and funding

UK students
£7,500 full-time; £3,750 part-time
International students
£15,750 full-time; £7,875 part-time

For up-to-date information please check our https://www.brunel.ac.uk/study/postgraduate-fees-and-funding/funding

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

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