Postgraduate taught degrees

The University of Glasgow hosts Scotland’s leading centre for music research.

Based in the UK’s first UNESCO City of Music, our world-class expertise includes specialist knowledge in historical and cultural musicology, popular music and the music industries, performance and performance studies, composition, sound design, audiovisual practices and music technology.

Our range of programmes are designed for those seeking a career in the music industry or the arts and cultural sector, and for those interested in the links between music and contemporary culture, history, creativity and the digital world.

By studying with us, you will benefit from work placement opportunities within Glasgow’s legendary music scene, learn from award-winning professional musicians and scholars, and be able to pursue your musical interests through researching, performing, composing and exploring new technologies.

Our range of programmes are driven by a strong research and professional development ethos.