Master your music with an ICMP Masters degree course – bursaries and funding available, apply now

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Why Students Choose to Study on ICMP’s Masters Programmes

– Join a leading provider of music education with more than 30 years of experience in London at the heart of the UK music industry.
– Learn a combination of advanced musicianship and performance skills balanced with the latest academic insight into theory and research.
– Improve your employability – within 6 months of graduating, over 94% of our graduates are in employment or further education.
– Hone your musical skills using our world-class facilities and industry leading equipment thanks to partnerships with iconic brands such as Orange, Shure and Korg.
– Follow in the footsteps of industry success stories and ICMP alumni including Daughter’s Elena Tonra, BRIT award winning producer Fraser T Smith and artist, the Stormzy-approved Tiana Major9.

ICMP aims to provide a safe and supportive space for students to learn new skills and take their musical careers to the next level when exploring a Masters.

Bursaries and funding

We offer different bursaries for students at various stages in their career. Check out the full range here. Some applicable opportunities for postgraduate students include:

Young Independent Student Bursary
A non-repayable bursary of £1,500 per progressive year of study to students classified as estranged or care leavers.

Success Bursary
The ICMP Success Bursary comprises a non-repayable award of £300 per semester to our full-time UK- and EU-domiciled undergraduate students who submit all their assessments on time.

How to fund your postgraduate study
Students on designated postgraduate music programmes can borrow up to £11,222 per year of Student Loans Company (SLC) funding to cover tuition fees and provide a contribution towards living costs.

For students to be eligible for SLC funding, they must meet the eligibility criteria detailed here.

Learn more about ICMP’s range of Masters courses – apply now

Who is eligible to apply?

UK, EU and International applicants.

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