Entry requirements

Applicants should have a track record of high academic achievement, demonstrated by a good undergraduate degree with at least a second class (upper division) pass or equivalent, Applicants should note that while possession of a good Masters level degree with at least a pass with merit (or equivalent) is preferred, it is not a mandatory criterion

Months of entry


Course content

The Department of Psychology at City has a long and rich tradition of excellence in research and teaching, as well as service to the field of psychology. As a Department, we are strongly committed to rigorous intellectual and empirical work, building upon the traditions of the discipline and advancing new approaches, also involving interdisciplinary collaboration.

Department specialisms

Electro-acoustic and Computer Music; Ethnomusicology; Performance Studies; Musicology; Composition; Women and Gender in Music

Information for international students

Strong research contacts with similar centres in France, Germany, Canada, USA, Netherlands and Australia.

Fees and funding

  • Full-time EU: £4,500 per year
  • Part-time EU: £2,250 per year
  • Full-time Non EU: £12,000 per year
  • Part-time Non EU: £6,000 per year

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months


full time
24 months

Course contact details

Dr Simon Emmerson
+44 (0)20 7040 8504