SOAS, University of London

Course Introduction

The course has dual emphasis on selected musical traditions of Asia and Africa and on aims, methods and techniques of ethnomusicology; music is studied as a cultural phenomenon and also from analytical and historical perspectives, instrumental and vocal, sacred and secular, art and popular, traditional and modern musical form; research methods include archive research, recording, performance, transcription and analysis and composition.

Course Additional Entry

UK Master's or equivalent in a related field.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
2 years
Full Time
MPhil £15,085 ???abroad???
2 years
Full Time
MPhil £4,155 ???home???
4 years
Part Time
MPhil £7,543 ???abroad???
4 years
Part Time
MPhil £2,078 ???home???
3 years
Full Time
PhD £15,085 ???abroad???
3 years
Full Time
PhD £4,155 ???home???
6 years
Part Time
PhD £7,543 ???abroad???
6 years
Part Time
PhD £2,078 ???home???