Postgraduate study

Join our vibrant and supportive postgraduate community

Choose from a wide range of specialist pathways

Work in a musical environment where research and practice go hand-in-hand

Study at York

At York, you will be part of a vibrant musical community. Our courses are taught by active professionals – what you learn at York stems directly from current research.

Many specialisms are available, ranging from Masters to PhD level, and allow you to explore your own research ideas while being a part of a lively and supportive community.

What our students say

Ana Beard Fernandez

York prepared me for my career both by offering a huge array of study options, that have enhanced my perception of music and music-making, and an environment where there was time and support given to ensembles and groups to develop their work. 

Ana Beard Fernandez

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