If you are interested in pursuing a career in popular or traditional music performance, this course is designed for you. It provides a strong grounding in core disciplines which allows you to develop and enhance your musical skills and understanding of the music industry. In addition to individual instrumental skills it also covers music: first study instrument or composition; live performance; theory; graded unit; and music business for musicians.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
UHI does not use Tariff points, and accepts a range of qualifications. Applicants with other relevant qualifications or experience will be considered on an individual basis.
Additional entry requirements
You will be asked to attend an audition and interview. You should prepare and perform a piece that demonstrates your skillset on your instrument or voice and, for writers, this can be an original composition or song.
English language requirements
|Overall score of 5.5 with no element below 5.0
|Minimum score of 50
|Min 72 or above with min 17 in each section
Our programmes are taught and examined in English. To make the most of your studies, you must be able to communicate fluently and accurately in spoken and written English in an academic environment and provide certified proof of your competence before starting your course. Please note that English language tests need to have been taken no more than two years prior to the start date of the course. The minimum English language requirements to study at the University of the Highlands and Islands are detailed below:
Further information on English Language Requirements can be found via the following link.
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Fees and funding
|Republic of Ireland
Additional fee information
University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI)
Old Perth Road
Course contact detailsVisit our course page
University Admissions Office
UHI Course Information Line Tel: 01463 279190