University of East London

Course Introduction

Choose to study Music Technology at UEL and you can take a dynamic mix of modules in instrumental playing, computer'based creativity, song writing, studio production and sound design. As a student you will get to work in our brand new facilities, which house recording studios, postproduction suites and rehearsal and performance areas, all purpose'built to suit musicians' needs. This programme will help you gain the skills you need to enter a wide range of music related careers. Some graduates pursue careers working as musicians, music producers, sound designers or DJs, while others opt to work in the business side of the music industry, in music journalism, music teaching and music community organisations.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £14,040  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees
5 years
Part Time
BSc (Hons) £2,250  Module. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • European Baccalaureate 65%
  • International Baccalaureate 25
  • Foundation / access qualification
  • SQA Higher
  • GCE A-level BBC
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC National Award
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)
  • BTEC Level 3 National Certificate

Key Course Information

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77% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 66%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 89%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 88%

65% Go on to work and/or study

In work 49
Studying 14
Studying and working 2
Unemployed 31
Unknown 4

20% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 3%

Total Coursework: 67%

Total Practical: 31%

£4,095 - £4,349
Typical cost of university accommodation

£3,536 - £4,784
Typical cost of private accommodation