Royal Academy Of Music

Course Introduction

The Academy's distinctive postgraduate Choral Conducting course, under the direction of Patrick Russill, embraces a comprehensive range of sacred music for concert and service plus selected secular repertoire.

Course Modules

The MA attracts a total of 180 credits, as follows: principal study (140 credits), divided between; individual lessons and studies (80 credits); faculty activity (60 credits); professional portfolio (40 credits).

Course Additional Entry

We would expect a performance standard at least equivalent to that of a recognised music diploma in your principal'study. You should normally be completing (or have completed) an undergraduate programme of musical study at the time of application. For the MA and MMus, to enrol you must possess a good Honours Bachelor degree (normally in music: level 6 in the UK's National Qualification Framework), otherwise an international qualification of an equivalent standard from a university or educational institution of university rank is required. You may verify the acceptability of your qualifications with the admissions officer.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £22,120  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £12,310  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • Course specific