Point Blank Music School

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Middlesex University

Radio, Audio and Podcasting (1 Year)

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Course summary

How do you decide whether a course is worth taking? Do you base it on unique and priceless insights from experienced industry professional instructors? Maybe it just looks like a lot of fun and a chance to meet 'like-minded people'. Does it have peerless and state-of-the-art facilities? Of all the reasons to put your faith in a course, surely the most enticing is the success of the graduates who came before you? Point Blank's radio course has given rise to literally hundreds of radio professionals: it's not unusual for 100% of a class to find employment in the radio industry. Our alumni includes Gemma Cairney (Radio One, Channel 4), Monki (Rinse FM, Radio One, 1Xtra), Josh Dowler (Radio One), Madam X (1Xtra), Mistajam (Radio One) and many more. If you want a career in radio, enrol now.

Course details


Introduction to Radio Broadcasting Station Identity & Branding Radio: The Business Radio Presenting Radio Production Future Trends of Radio

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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Additional entry requirements



Submitting a portfolio of tracks during the application process is recommended. This can be a SoundCloud link or tracks sent via wetransfer.com to [email protected]

English language requirements

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IELTS (Academic)6A minimum 5.5 is required in each area (Speaking, Listening, Reading, Writing)

All applicants must be able to demonstrate English language at CEFR level B2, equivalent to grade C / 4 at GCSE. Please note this requirement also applies to mature students (21 or over) without formal qualifications who have been admitted based on their admissions test and/or prior experience. All international students requiring visa sponsorship require an IELTS Academic test. If you are an international student applying for a Student Visa and do not currently have a valid IELTS Academic test, Point Blank will be happy to provide a fee waiver of 185 GBP, to be waived from your fees upon successful registration only. Point Blank will not provide further waivers for resits and the IELTS test booking receipt must be provided as proof of test fee paid. Fee waivers are applicable to tests completed post-application date only.

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £5990 Whole course
England £5990 Whole course
Northern Ireland £5990 Whole course
Scotland £5990 Whole course
Wales £5990 Whole course
Channel Islands £5990 Whole course
International £6990 Whole course

Additional fee information

Students can either choose to pay for their course privately, or alternatively, all of our higher education programmes are eligible for Student Finance loans. Please contact Student Finance directly to check your eligibility.
Radio, Audio and Podcasting (1 Year) at Point Blank Music School - UCAS