Contemporary Music Performance University of Wolverhampton


This course equips you with all of the skills, knowledge and real-life experience to successfully embark on a career as a performing musician (bass, guitar, drums, vocals and other).

The course develops you as a musician, building technique, repertoire and your unique style while ensuring you gain collaborative and ensemble skills to ensure that your opportunities expand musically and professionally.

You will also gain studio/production skills to further empower you. Learning takes place through individual sessions (you will receive 1:1 tuition) and within groups.

We support students to become the best you can be whilst embracing and utilising your love of music. Importantly, this degree provides a basis for a career in music in its full range of possibilities.

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Music (with Honours) - BMus (Hon)

  • Study mode


  • Location

    Echo Factory

  • Start date

    September 2019

  • Duration

    3 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 W315
Institution code W75
Campus name Echo Factory
Campus code D

Points of entry

This means the year in which you would like to start the course.

‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.

‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.

You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 64 points
A level D D E
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MPP
Access to HE Diploma Pass Access to HE Diploma (full-award)
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MM

Musical competency evidenced by grade achievement (Grade 5) or equivalent, theory competence at (Grade 5) or equivalent.

Additional entry requirements


Successfully short listed applicants may be invited to attend an audition at Echo Factory.

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.