Research course

Music Theatre

University of Sussex · School of Media, Film and Music

Entry requirements

You should normally have a merit (an average of 60% overall) in a Masters degree in a subject related to your chosen area of research. You will also be considered for this degree if you don’t have the academic qualifications required, but can show evidence of equivalent professional experience.

Months of entry

January, May, September

Course content

Work across media and forms to challenge disciplinary boundaries. You’ll study with expert faculty to produce a performance work supported by a portfolio of practical research activities or compositions and critical writing.

We welcome research proposals in history and theory of opera and music theatre as well as artistic practice, and also welcome applicants from varied disciplinary backgrounds.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    part time
    72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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