The University of Southampton
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On our undergraduate courses you study with world-leading academics, composers and performers who are working at the top of their fields. Our flexible programmes allow you to pursue your ambitions in a wide range of academic and practical subjects, combining the advantages of a stimulating and broad-based university education with excellent practical training. In a supportive and friendly environment, we encourage you to achieve your best in the subjects that inspire you.

Key facts

92% of Music students were satisfied or very satisfied with the overall quality of their course (National Student Survey, 2017)

95% of BA Music students agreed that staff are good at explaining things (National Student Survey, 2017)

93% of BA Music students agreed that Staff have made the subject interesting (National Student Survey, 2017)


Finding the course for you

Our courses include the option to read music as a single subject or in combination with a variety of other disciplines.

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“From leading James Corden’s vocal warm ups, to maintaining an open sound when performing eight shows a week in the West End, I use the skills I developed in my degree every day.”

Josh Sneesby - BA Music

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