Research course

Music

Institution
Royal Holloway, University of London · Department of Music
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

Pref masters degree e.g. MMus, MA.

All areas in which the department has specialist research expertise can be supervised at MPhil/PhD levels.

Months of entry

September

Course content

A large 5* department with excellent access to central research facilities. Staff are all active in publishing and editing (including 'Music and Letters'), and a lively graduate community provides exciting interactions within and across disciplines.

Department specialisms

History (Medieval France/England, Renaissance/Baroque Italy, 19th-20th centuries); Analysis (Pre-1700, 18th-20th centuries); Performance Studies (Analysis and Performance, Historical Performance); Gender Studies; Early Modernism; Ethnomusicology; Film Music.

Information for international students

Strong international connections including study abroad schemes. Offers outstanding support for international students.

Fees and funding

Arts & Humanities Research Board, Leverhulme Trust & college research studentships.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
72 months

MPhil

part time
48 months
full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Rachel Beckles Willson
Email
music@rhul.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1784 443949
Fax
+44 (0)1784 439441