Drama Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh


From the investigation of the many processes involved in creating and staging plays to the exploration of key performance practices, this course offers a theoretical and practical learning approach to the craft of theatre, its techniques and historical context.

This course encompasses every area of drama and performance and enables students to latterly tailor modules to their particular interest. Modules teach performers, stage-managers, technical, directors and everything in between the skills necessary to advance in that field.

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Study mode


  • Location

    Main Site

  • Start date

    9 September 2019

  • Duration

    4 years

How to apply

Application deadlines

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

15 January *

*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!

Application codes

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

Course code W490
Institution code Q25
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

International applicants

IELTS 6.0 with no element below 5.5

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level BBB English and/or Drama preferred at A Level or equivalent. English required and Maths preferred at GCSE level.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDM
Access to HE Diploma Not accepted
Scottish Higher BBBCC English and/or Drama preferred at Higher or equivalent. English required and Maths preferred at National 5 level.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 30 points
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H2, H3, H3, H3, H3 English and/or Drama preferred at Higher Level or equivalent. English required and Maths preferred at Ordinary level.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £1,820 Year 1
International £13,500 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £1,820 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.