Thank you for your interest in pursuing a research degree with the Faculty of Arts. We will be delighted to discuss your area of interest with you but, before doing so, it is important to determine whether or not we can offer research supervision in your chosen area.
Why choose this Music (Postgraduate Research) programme offered by the University of Wolverhampton?
We help our students to develop the relevant research skills and methods and also support the development of related skills such as IT, presentation and career planning.
This approach, together with the relevant research expertise and resources support the completion of high-quality research degree programmes.
Areas of research include:
- Musical interaction, particularly the design of digital musical instruments and new interfaces for learning abstract musical concepts and skills
- Compositional analysis
- Historical and contextual studies
- Computer Modelling and Auralization/Virtual Acoustics
- Composition; experimental composition, particularly process-oriented approaches
- Experimental music
- Minimalist Music, particularly archival research into the music of Steve Reich; assessment in Performing Arts
- 48 months
- 96 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Variable start date.
DisciplinesMusic Music History Liberal Arts View 22 other PhDs in Music in United Kingdom
Applicants for a research degree shall normally hold either:
- a first or upper second class honours degree, or
- a master’s degree, or
- evidence of prior practice or learning that is accepted by the Dean of Research.
International13645 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 13645 GBP per year during 48 months.
EU/EEA4407 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4407 GBP per year during 48 months.
- Home/EU - 2204 GBP per year.
- International - 6823 GBP per year.
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