Newcastle University Florence Hilda Yates and Clarrie Whitakker Postgraduate Music international awards in UK

  • Master
  • 100% of Home tuition fees
  • 30 June 2021
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As one of the UK’s larger music departments, The International Centre for Music Studies at Newcastle University sustains a distinctive and plural research culture. We are seeking candidates of the highest calibre in any of our areas of research strength, which include:
  • Early music
  • Ethnomusicology and world musics
  • Folk and traditional musics
  • Popular music studies
  • Music of the 20th and 21st centuries
  • Critical and cultural musicology
  • Music and cultural policy
  • Music theory and analysis
  • Composition – score or studio based
  • Performance, Improvisation, and other forms of interdisciplinary creative practice


Home and International students (including EU) are eligible to apply.
You should hold, or expect to achieve, a minimum of a 2:1 honours degree or international equivalent in music or a closely related discipline.
International students whose first language is not English need IELTS 7.0 overall (with a minimum of 6.5 in all other sub-skills) or equivalent.
We welcome applications from all sections of the community regardless of race, ethnicity, gender or sexuality, and wish to encourage applications from traditionally underrepresented groups in UK higher education.  Full details of eligibility criteria and evidence required are detailed on the application form.


Do you wish to become an international student next year?
Demonstrate your English skills with IELTS.


100% of home tuition fees. Successful international candidates will be required to fund the difference between home fees and international fees.
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