Guildhall School of Music & Drama

Course Introduction

This programme is for advanced students with exceptional individual aptitude in their specialism and represents academic progression post'Masters degree. It provides specialist, professional training for students looking to embark on an international career.

Course Modules

Year 1 and 2: Artist Diploma Principal Study.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
2 years
Full Time
Artist Diploma - Art Dip £12,740 Home Fees
2 years
Full Time
Artist Diploma - Art Dip £29,000 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • The minimum academic qualification for entry is, for internal candidates, the Guildhall School’s MPerf Degree, and a national or international Masters equivalent for external candidates.The candidates’ PS level needs to be comparable to the School’s distinction standard at Master’s level, and show potential for further development.
  • The candidate’s artistic and professional CV needs to show a high level of activities both in the nature and prestige of the experiences, and in possible future goals.
  • Entry is competitive and in practice candidates would normally need to demonstrate higher achievement than the minimum.