Music Technology Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
The University of York 76% 0% 11% £9730 £23300 131 York On campus Full-time
University of Huddersfield 76% 0% 11% £7900 £16000 131 Huddersfield On campus Full-time
The University of York 76% 0% 11% £4473 £4650 £22250 £23900 131 York On campus Full-time
University of Glasgow 89% 15% 2% £37000 £94590 209 Glasgow On campus Full-time
University of Portsmouth 90% 0% 15% £9250 £17000 114 Portsmouth On campus Full-time
Teesside University 66% 15% 30% £9250 £13000 111 Middlesbrough On campus Full-time
Buckinghamshire New University 68% 5% 15% £9250 £14250 91 High Wycombe On campus Full-time
Leeds Beckett University 45% 0% 20% £9250 £10500 118 Leeds On campus Full-time
Birmingham City University 81% 1% 5% £9250 £13200 121 Birmingham On campus Full-time
University of Huddersfield 83% 0% 7% £9250 £15000 124 Huddersfield On campus Full-time
University of Huddersfield 73% 0% 9% £9250 £15000 124 Huddersfield On campus Full-time
The University of York 76% 0% 30% £9250 £24000 131 York On campus Full-time
The University of York 76% 0% 30% £9250 £24000 131 York On campus Full-time
Kingston University 60% 0% 15% £9250 £9250 100 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
University of Wales 83% 5% 15% £9000 £13500 134 Cardiff On campus Full-time
University of Bedfordshire 67% 5% 22% £9250 £13200 70 Luton On campus Full-time
The University of Nottingham 64% 0% 0% £9250 £24500 145 Nottingham On campus Full-time
University of Bedfordshire 67% 5% 22% £9250 £13200 70 Luton On campus Full-time
University of West London 57% 2% 13% £9250 £13250 129 Ealing On campus Full-time
University of West London 57% 2% 13% £9250 £13250 129 Ealing On campus Full-time
University of West London 57% 2% 13% £9250 £13250 129 Ealing On campus Full-time
University of Wolverhampton - - - - - - Wolverhampton On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 76% 0% 11% - - 131 Edinburgh On campus Part-time
University of West London 89% 15% 2% - - 209 Ealing On campus Full-time
Wakefield College 100% - 20% £6750 - - Wakefield On campus Full-time
University of South Wales 82% - 0% - - 57 Pontypridd On campus Full-time
Nottingham Trent University - - - - - - Nottingham On campus Full-time
Leicester College 58% - 35% £6165 £10700 - Leicester On campus Full-time
Nottingham Trent University 76% 5% 15% - - 88 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Falmouth University 76% 5% 15% - - 88 Falmouth On campus Full-time
Bridgend College 76% 5% 15% - - 88 Bridgend On campus Full-time
Bedford College - - 15% £6165 - - Bedford On campus Full-time
Falmouth University - - 15% - - - Falmouth On campus Full-time
University of Liverpool 85% 2% 3% - - 151 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of the West of Scotland 60% 0% 25% £9250 - 134 Paisley On campus Full-time
Nottingham Trent University 65% 20% 10% - - 122 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Plymouth University 87% 0% 15% - - 124 Plymouth On campus Full-time
Middlesbrough College - - - £8500 - - Middlesbrough On campus Full-time
London Metropolitan University 77% - 0% £9250 £15576 69 London On campus Full-time
University of South Wales 77% - 0% £9000 £12300 69 Pontypridd On campus Full-time
Birmingham City University 81% 1% 5% £9250 - 121 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Coventry University 67% 3% 5% - - 131 Coventry On campus Full-time
Anglia Ruskin University 54% 5% 25% £9250 - 88 Cambridge On campus Full-time
Anglia Ruskin University - - 35% £9250 - - Cambridge On campus Full-time
Anglia Ruskin University 54% 5% 25% £9250 - 88 Cambridge On campus Full-time
University of the West of England 86% 0% 15% - - 116 Bristol On campus Full-time
University of the West of England 92% 0% 0% - - 130 Bristol On campus Full-time
University of Kent 92% 0% 0% - - 130 Canterbury On campus Full-time
University of the West of England 86% 0% 15% - - 116 Bristol On campus Full-time
London Metropolitan University 77% - 0% £2310 £3894 69 London On campus Part-time
University of Surrey 93% 1% 10% - - 170 Guildford On campus Full-time
University of Liverpool 60% 0% 15% - - 100 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Bath Spa University 81% 3% 12% £9250 - 117 Bath On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University 62% 0% 6% - - 102 Canterbury On campus Full-time
De Montfort University 62% 0% 6% £9250 - 102 Leicester On campus Full-time
University of Liverpool 62% 0% 6% - - 102 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Sussex 92% - 15% £9250 £22500 155 Brighton On campus Full-time
University of Liverpool 92% - 15% - - 155 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Liverpool 92% - 15% - - 155 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Bath Spa University 90% 3% 15% £9250 - 127 Bath On campus Full-time
Bath Spa University 81% 3% 12% £9250 - 117 Bath On campus Full-time
University of East London 88% - 30% £9250 £13740 93 London On campus Full-time
University of Salford 76% 3% 5% - - 141 Salford On campus Full-time
Bath Spa University 90% 3% 15% £9250 - 127 Bath On campus Full-time
University of Salford 76% 3% 5% - - 141 Salford On campus Full-time
University of Liverpool 76% 3% 5% - - 141 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Bedford College 76% 3% 5% £9250 - 141 Bedford On campus Full-time
University of Wolverhampton 90% 5% 5% £9250 - 101 Wolverhampton On campus Full-time
University of Portsmouth 90% 0% 15% - - 114 Portsmouth On campus Full-time
University of Liverpool 57% 2% 13% - - 129 Liverpool On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
78 /100
30964 students of Music Technology in the UK replied

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

The NSS is commissioned by the <a rel="nofollow" target="_blank" href="https://www.officeforstudents.org.uk/advice-and-guidance/student-information-and-data/national-student-survey-nss">Office for Students</a>

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Music Technology

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £19045 £17710 £21517
25-75 percentile range £15951 - £23247 £12504 - £22119 £15656 - £27019

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £18420 £18016 £22515
25-75 percentile range £14646 - £22195 £13248 - £22501 £16396 - £27668

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Music Technology

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Music Technology who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Typical employers for graduates of Music Technology

  • Publishing Companies
  • Edition Companies
  • Media Production Companies
  • Broadcasting Companies
  • Marketing Firms
  • Universities
  • Theatres
  • Film/TV
  • Musical Producers

Specialisations within Music Technology

  • Audio Engineering Technology
  • Music Business Management
  • Music Production
  • Music Entrepreneurship

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Music Technology who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of Music Technology (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Music Technology at Anglia Ruskin University

20% Teaching and Childcare Support Occupation
20% Artistic, literary and media occupations
10% Teaching Professionals
10% Administrative occupations
10% Secretarial and related occupations
10% Welfare and housing associate professionals
10% Skilled trades occupations
10% Sales occupations

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Music Technology

Do you not fulfill the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements?
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still be able to join Music Technology.

FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Music Technology studies:
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Master of Philosophy (Research) - MPhil (Res)
  • Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
  • Master of Engineering (Honours) - MEng (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Music (Honours) - BMus (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - BEng (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) / Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BA/BSc (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Master of Science (Research) - MSc (Res)
  • Master of Arts - MA
  • Higher National Diploma - HND
  • Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc
  • Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA
  • Certificate of Higher Education - CertHE
  • Bachelor of Science - BSc

The median salary of graduates of Music Technology was £19045 15 months after graduation, £17710 3 years after graduation and £21517 5 years after graduation.

Music Technology and Production at Wakefield College received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 100 out of 100 among 7 respondents.