You should have the equivalent of a 2:1 or above UK bachelor's Honours degree in a related subject, such as dance, drama or performing arts. If you have other professional qualifications and industry experience we will consider your application on an individual basis. Evidence of previous performance practice material (statements, images or online links) is required If English is not your first language, you must have an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent.
Months of entry
This Performance Practices MA will allow you to investigate both the creative and critical contexts of performance, taught by our internationally recognised staff who are practising artists and scholars.
It aims to foster creative and performance skills, theoretical knowledge and research skills appropriate to contemporary performance practices, and is designed for those wishing to develop themselves as independent artists, practitioner researchers and scholarly researchers. It is also suitable for professional artists and educators who wish to reinvigorate their practices and deepen their engagement in performance making.
Information for international students
International students may be eligible for a scholarship and/or an early payment discount for more information, visit dmu.ac.uk/international.
Fees and funding
At DMU, we are committed to helping our graduates enhance their careers and personal development through further study. We are proud to currently offer two scholarships.
Vice-Chancellor’s 2020 Scholarship
Offered to Home/EU DMU alumni for students who wish to continue their studies at DMU by enrolling on a Postgraduate taught course. For more information, please visit dmu.ac.uk/pgfunding.
Vice-Chancellor's Sports Scholarship
Available to full-time UK and EU undergraduate and postgraduate students, starting in September 2016. For more information visit 2018/19 Vice-Chancellor's Sports Scholarships
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- De Montfort University
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