Cardiff University International Elite Scholarships
These prestigious scholarships are designed to reward the brightest, most talented music students from around the world. Ten scholarships worth £1500 each will be available for the academic year 2016/17 for international student applying to the MA in Music programme.
Scholarships will be awarded to applicants on a merit basis.
About the MA in Music
Are you a performer, composer or music scholar (musicologist)? Cardiff University MA Music is an opportunity to build your skills and challenge yourself both academically and musically.
The course is designed to be flexible, allowing you to tailor your programme of study to best meet your personal career goals and ambitions.
You will be able to specialise in one of these areas:
- Musicology (including Ethnomusicology and Popular Music Studies)
Cardiff School of Music
We offer rigorous teaching and musical training with staff who have international expertise in performance, composition, musicology, ethnomusicology, and popular music. We are ranked 2nd amongst UK University music departments for the quality of our research environment. We are situated within a capital city with a rich artistic culture. Cardiff is home to the world-renowned Welsh National Opera, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, a major BBC production centre, and many other cultural organisations. You will find numerous opportunities for the practice, study and enjoyment of music here, and the diverse range of musical activities on offer in Cardiff is both easily accessible and affordable.
How to Apply
Consideration is automatic on applying for MA Music, with a start date of September 2016 via Cardiff University's Online Application Service. In the research proposal section of your application, please specify the project title and supervisors of this project and copy the project description in the text box provided. In the funding section, please select "I will be applying for a scholarship / grant" and specify that you are applying for advertised funding from the School's International Elite Scholarship scheme.
The deadline for applications is 31 January 2016.
Cardiff University reserves the right to close applications early should sufficient applications be received.
Informal enquiries are welcome and should be directed to Victoria Parkin by emailing email@example.com or telephoning +44 (0)29 2087 4816.
General information about study and research within the School can be found on the School of Music website.