Bachelor of Music BMus (Hons) Performance

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance

Degree level: Undergraduate
UCAS Conservatoires
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Course summary

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The BMus Programme is designed for students wishing to be professional musicians: performers and composers. It aims to equip students with the necessary musical skills and knowledge required by the contemporary profession in its widest sense but with a focus on the Western Classical and Jazz traditions; the Jazz Pathway offers discrete comprehensive specialist training.

Course details

Principal study options

During the application and audition process, you must select which instrument(s) you wish to specialise in for the duration of your course. On this course, you can choose from the following options:

Single specialism

Only one instrument is studied. It may be possible to study a further instrument formatively, but this will not contribute towards the qualification.


For all courses, you must select at least one specialism from the 'primary' list. For those studying primary/secondary pathways, two instruments may be selected – one from the 'primary' list and one from the 'secondary' list. Joint pathway students may select any two instruments from either list.

Primary instrument/specialism

  • Baritone
  • Bassoon
  • Cello
  • Clarinet
  • Composition
  • Cornetto

How to apply

This course is closed for the 2019 academic cycle. Please contact the provider or view the 2020 courses.

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

1 October

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

*If you are an international applicant, or you are applying for a postgraduate course, or are choosing certain assessment locations, the 'on time' deadline may be later in the year - please contact the conservatoire directly.

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code300F
Institution code T75
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
A level EE 2 A Levels at a pass
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) PPP
Access to HE Diploma Pass required
Scottish Higher DDDDD Combinations of Highers and Advanced Highers will be considered.

Additional entry requirements


Admission tests

Institutions Own Test (IOT)

Own test. A short diagnostic test will be administered on the day of your audition. This will be to test your musicianship level. Please note that there is a separate jazz and classical test.

Assessment locations

In the event of a successful assessment, applicants may be invited for a further interview prior to being made an offer.

Remote assessment recordings may be accepted in the event that you cannot attend an assessment in person.

Single specialism assessment

LocationOn-time FeeLate Fee
United States£90£90
South Korea£90£90
Other - non-UK auditions£90£90
New York£90£90
In person£90£90
Hong Kong£90£90
By recording£90£90

Joint principal specialism assessment

LocationOn-time FeeLate Fee
United StatesNo fee charged
South KoreaNo fee charged
Other - non-UK auditionsNo fee charged
New YorkNo fee charged
JapanNo fee charged
IndiaNo fee charged
In personNo fee charged
Hong KongNo fee charged
ChinaNo fee charged
By recordingNo fee charged

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Bachelor of Music BMus (Hons) Performance at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance - UCAS