Taught course

Popular Music Performance

University of West London · London College of Music

Entry requirements

Candidates who are selected for interview and audition will hold an appropriate undergraduate qualification, eg a BA (Hons) Music (with Performance) or a BMus (Hons) Performance - with a 2:1 or above. Equivalent overseas qualifications will be considered. (IELTS 6.5) A candidate should include the following information in his/her application pack: 1) a completed application from (available from the UWL website) 2) two references, one academic 3) a copy of his/her degree certificate and transcript 4) an example of academic writing (eg an undergraduate essay) 5) and a DVD of two performances (approximately three minutes each, but may be longer).

Months of entry

September, February

Course content

Our postgraduate music performance courses offer substantial one-to-one instrumental tuition, with recitalists of international renown. They comprise fascinating and engaging modules that support and extend your practical musicianship and academic skills.

You can also benefit from London College of Music’s (LCM) weekly Postgraduate Research Seminars and Composition Workshops, which offer great opportunities to learn new skills and network with students from other postgraduate courses. LCM also has several large ensembles, including the LCM Sinfonia, LCM Big Band, LCM Choir, and LCM Glee Choir, which students are able to participate in.

Information for international students

For more information, please visit: http://www.uwl.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

UK students
GBP 6,950
International students
GBP 10,995

For information please visit the UWL website:


Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Course information
0800 036 8888