Research course

Music Technology (by research)

Institution
University of York · Department of Electronics
Qualifications
MA by research

Entry requirements

Applicants require a UK 2.1 or international equivalent in a relevant subject. Electronics is a wide-ranging subject and enquiries are welcomed from well-qualified graduates and final year undergraduates in electronic and electrical engineering, physics, computer science, mathematics or equivalent. If you are a non-native English speaking applicant you must provide evidence of your English language ability. You need to show enough fluency in all aspects of English (reading, writing, speaking and listening) to the required level of the course you're applying to.

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

The MA in Music Technology by Research is aimed at research-focused graduates with experience in music technology or audio engineering: both high level creators interested in composition, production and contemporary aesthetic approaches to audio, and those who wish to develop tools for other content composers, performers and analysts.

The Masters by Research course in Music Technology is aimed at meeting the needs of research-focused graduates with experience in music technology or audio engineering. This stream is specifically focused on developing, assessing and applying technology to current problems and questions in music practice and analysis. It is aimed at both high level creators interested in composition, production and contemporary aesthetic approaches to audio, and those who wish to develop tools for other content composers, performers and analysts.

The course recognises that technology is applicable to many areas of musical endeavour, from creation to understanding, and may have many different forms of output including compositions, audio processing software, performance systems, studies of existing technologies etc.

Information for international students

York is a research-intensive university and a proud member of the elite Russell Group of universities. Information about international fees can be found on our website.

Fees and funding

Department and University scholarships may be available, please check our website for details: Fees and funding

Qualification and course duration

MA by research

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Administrator
Email
elec-pg-admissions@york.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1904 324485