Guildhall School of Music & Drama

Course Introduction

The course prepares you for professional life as a composer. It allows you to explore and refine your individual artistic voice within the atmosphere of a busy, modern conservatoire, while also giving you space for self'reflection. The course is primarily practical and project'based, but you will also be supported by weekly analytical and theoretical seminars. All students are expected to meet a series of deadlines as the year progresses ' essential preparation for a professional career.

Course Additional Entry

Applicants should submit a portfolio and may be asked to interview, and should hold an Honours degree in music or international equivalent. students whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
Graduate Certificate (Postgraduate) £13,880 ???abroad???
1 year
Full Time
Graduate Certificate (Postgraduate) £6,120 ???home???
2 years
Full Time
MComp £20,800 ???abroad???
2 years
Full Time
MComp £9,180 ???home???
1 year
Full Time
PgDip £20,800 ???abroad???
1 year
Full Time
PgDip £9,180 ???home???
2 years
Part Time
PgDip £13,880 ???abroad???
2 years
Part Time
PgDip £6,120 ???home???