Musical Theatre Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelor's & Master's

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Liverpool Hope University 65% 5% 11% £9250 £11400 106 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 65% 5% 11% £9250 £11400 106 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 72% 0% 9% £9250 £11400 109 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 72% 0% 9% £9250 £11400 109 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 9% £9250 £11400 118 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 78% 3% 9% £9250 £11400 118 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 69% 0% 9% £9250 £11400 111 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 69% 0% 9% £9250 £11400 111 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Chichester 80% 2% 9% £9250 £14500 139 Chichester On campus Full-time
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland 80% 2% 9% £14316 £22476 139 Glasgow On campus Full-time
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland 80% 2% 9% £14316 £22476 139 Glasgow On campus Full-time
University of Wales 80% 2% 9% £7800 £15000 139 Cardiff On campus Full-time
Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama 80% 2% 9% £16453 £23811 139 Cardiff On campus Full-time
University of the Highlands and Islands 71% 8% 0% £6915 £7230 99 Inverness On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 65% 0% 0% £9250 £11400 103 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 59% 5% 5% £9250 £11400 117 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Chichester 80% 2% 9% £9250 £14500 133 Chichester On campus Full-time
University of Chichester 90% 5% 5% £9250 £14500 129 Chichester On campus Full-time
Leeds Conservatoire 70% 1% 13% £9250 £17500 170 Leeds On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 59% 5% 5% £9250 £11400 117 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 59% 5% 5% £9250 £11400 117 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Lincoln 67% 1% 5% £9250 £15900 112 Lincoln On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 59% 5% 5% £9250 £11400 117 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 82% 5% 25% £9250 £11400 115 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 59% 5% 5% £9250 £11400 117 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 71% 10% 20% £9250 £11400 111 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 63% 0% 5% £9250 £11400 119 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Chichester 79% 5% 12% £9250 £14500 144 Chichester On campus Full-time
University of Chichester 80% 2% 9% £9250 £14500 166 Chichester On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University 62% 0% 6% £9250 £14500 112 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 87% 5% 10% £9250 £11400 107 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 84% 0% 5% £9250 £11400 115 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 59% 5% 0% £9250 £11400 115 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 100% 5% 15% £9250 £11400 117 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of West London 47% 2% 5% £9250 £13250 155 Ealing On campus Full-time
University of Chichester 100% 5% 10% £9250 £14500 133 Chichester On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 89% 5% 15% £9250 £11400 115 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Bedfordshire 86% 10% 0% £9250 £13200 125 Luton On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 100% 5% 15% £9250 £11400 117 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 59% 5% 5% £9250 £11400 111 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Buckinghamshire New University 79% 7% 17% £9250 £12500 112 High Wycombe On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 59% 5% 5% £9250 £11400 117 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 66% 15% 5% £9250 £11400 104 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 71% 5% 8% £9250 £11400 121 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 59% 5% 5% £9250 £11400 117 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 91% 5% 5% £9250 £11400 109 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Wales 63% 5% 0% £9000 £13500 217 Cardiff On campus Full-time
Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama 63% 5% 0% £9000 £22505 217 Cardiff On campus Full-time
University of West London 47% 2% 5% £9250 £13250 155 Ealing On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 91% 5% 5% £9250 £11400 109 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 71% 5% 8% £9250 £11400 121 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Chichester 79% 5% 12% £9250 £14500 144 Chichester On campus Full-time
Southampton Solent University 63% 5% 0% £9250 £13800 106 Southampton On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 86% 5% 5% £9250 £11400 111 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 59% 5% 5% £9250 £11400 111 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 65% 0% 5% £9250 £11400 111 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 65% 0% 5% £9250 £11400 111 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 59% 5% 0% £9250 £11400 115 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool John Moores University 93% 0% 9% £9250 £16100 127 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 63% 5% 5% £9250 £11400 116 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 87% 5% 10% £9250 £11400 107 Liverpool On campus Full-time
De Montfort University 65% 2% 15% £9250 £14250 135 Leicester On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 59% 5% 5% £9250 £11400 117 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 66% 15% 5% £9250 £11400 104 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 59% 5% 5% £9250 £11400 117 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 69% 0% 9% £9250 £11400 111 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 82% 5% 25% £9250 £11400 115 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Chichester 80% 2% 5% £9250 £14500 163 Chichester On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 71% 10% 20% £9250 £11400 111 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 63% 0% 5% £9250 £11400 119 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 69% 0% 9% £9250 £11400 111 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Portsmouth 90% 0% 10% £9250 £16200 114 Portsmouth On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 84% 0% 5% £9250 £11400 115 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 65% 0% 0% £9250 £11400 103 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 86% 5% 5% £9250 £11400 111 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 89% 5% 15% £9250 £11400 115 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Liverpool Hope University 63% 5% 5% £9250 £11400 116 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland 81% 0% 5% £9250 £18393 181 Glasgow On campus Full-time
Royal Academy of Music, University of London 80% 2% 9% - - 139 London On campus Full-time
University of Surrey 80% 2% 9% - - 139 Guildford On campus Full-time
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland 80% 2% 9% - - 139 Glasgow On campus Full-time
Royal Academy of Music, University of London 80% 2% 9% - - 139 London On campus Full-time
Leeds Conservatoire 80% 2% 9% - - 139 Leeds On campus Full-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 80% 2% 9% - - 139 London On campus Full-time
Leeds Conservatoire 80% 2% 9% - - 139 Leeds On campus Full-time
Sunderland College 80% 2% 9% £5999 - 139 Sunderland On campus Full-time
Weymouth College - 5% 15% £5750 £5750 - Weymouth On campus Full-time
Wakefield College 92% - 35% £6750 - - Wakefield On campus Full-time
University Centre Peterborough - - 9% - - - Peterborough On campus Full-time
Leicester College 58% - 15% £6165 £10700 - Leicester On campus Full-time
Nottingham College 58% - 15% £8250 - - Nottingham On campus Full-time
Burnley College 58% - 15% £7000 - - Burnley On campus Full-time
The Manchester College 58% - 15% - - - Manchester On campus Full-time
Nottingham College 58% - 15% £8250 - - Nottingham On campus Full-time
The City of Liverpool College 58% - 15% £6673 - - Liverpool On campus Full-time
University Centre at Salford City College 58% - 15% £7500 - - Salford On campus Full-time
Teesside University - - - £6150 - 78 Middlesbrough On campus Full-time
Newcastle College 64% - 15% £9000 - - Newcastle On campus Full-time
The Sheffield College - - 15% £7500 - - Sheffield On campus Full-time
Hull College 57% - 20% £7500 - - Hull On campus Full-time
Cambridge School of Visual & Performing Arts 57% - 20% - - - Cambridge On campus Full-time
University of East London 57% - 20% £9250 £13740 - London On campus Full-time
University of Gloucestershire 57% - 20% £9250 £15000 - Cheltenham On campus Full-time
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance 57% - 20% - - - London On campus Full-time
Newcastle College 57% - 20% £9000 - - Newcastle On campus Full-time
University of Surrey 90% 1% 0% - - 151 Guildford On campus Full-time
Anglia Ruskin University 10% 1% 5% £9250 - 115 Cambridge On campus Full-time
The University of Winchester 76% 0% 0% £9250 - 137 Winchester On campus Full-time
Staffordshire University 66% 5% 15% £9250 - 115 Stoke-on-Trent On campus Full-time
Bath Spa University 81% 3% 12% £9250 - 117 Bath On campus Full-time
The City of Liverpool College 82% 5% 25% £8410 - 115 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance 83% 0% 0% - - 136 London On campus Full-time
University of West London 47% 2% 5% - - 155 Ealing On campus Full-time
Greater Brighton Metropolitan College 71% - 5% £8390 - - Brighton On campus Full-time
Anglia Ruskin University 10% 1% 5% £9250 - 115 Cambridge On campus Full-time
University of East London 88% - 36% £9250 £13740 100 London On campus Full-time
Bath Spa University 71% 2% 11% £7500 - 110 Bath On campus Full-time
Blackpool and the Fylde College 93% - 25% £8750 £9750 - Blackpool On campus Full-time
The Manchester College 48% - 5% - - - Manchester On campus Full-time
University of Chester 82% 0% 20% £9250 - 142 Chester On campus Full-time
South Gloucestershire and Stroud College - - 0% £8500 - - Bristol On campus Full-time
Falmouth University 79% 7% 17% - - 112 Falmouth On campus Full-time
Plymouth University 82% 2% 15% - - 144 Plymouth On campus Full-time
York St John University 86% 5% 15% - - 113 York On campus Full-time
University of Wolverhampton 72% 0% 10% £9250 - 156 Wolverhampton On campus Full-time
Colchester Institute 54% 0% 5% £8250 £8250 - Colchester On campus Full-time
University of Wolverhampton 72% 0% 10% £9250 - 156 Wolverhampton On campus Full-time
University of Greenwich 90% 0% 0% £9250 - 137 London On campus Full-time
Edge Hill University 52% 4% 16% £9250 - 144 Ormskirk On campus Full-time
Anglia Ruskin University 10% 1% 5% £9250 - 115 Cambridge On campus Full-time
University of Chester 82% 0% 10% £9250 - 121 Chester On campus Full-time
Plymouth University 82% 2% 15% - - 144 Plymouth On campus Full-time
Plymouth Marjon University 13% - 25% £9250 £11000 123 Plymouth On campus Full-time
South Gloucestershire and Stroud College - - 0% £8250 - - Bristol On campus Full-time
University of Birmingham - - - £9250 - - Birmingham On campus Full-time
The Sheffield College - - - £7500 - - Sheffield On campus Full-time
Bath Spa University 81% 3% 12% £9250 - 117 Bath On campus Full-time
Goldsmiths, University of London 65% 2% 15% - - 135 London On campus Full-time
BIMM - British and Irish Modern Music Institute 62% - 16% £9250 £15950 101 Hove On campus Full-time
Hull College 63% 5% 5% £7500 - 116 Hull On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
78 /100
30964 students of Musical Theatre in the UK replied

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Musical Theatre

  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 Musical Theatre

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 Musical Theatre 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 Musical Theatre

  • Entertaining Companies
  • Ballet Companies
  • Colleges and Universities
  • Cruise Lines
  • Movie Studios
  • Party Companies
  • Performing Arts Companies
  • Radio/TV/Film
  • Theatres
  • Talent Agencies

Specialisations within Musical Theatre

  • Acting
  • Directing
  • Theatre History and Criticism
  • Playwriting
  • Design
  • Theatre Technology
  • Theatre Studies
  • Creative Drama

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Musical Theatre 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 Musical Theatre (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Musical Theatre 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 Musical Theatre

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Musical Theatre studies:
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Master of Arts (Postgraduate) - MA (PG)
  • Master of Arts - MA
  • Higher National Diploma - HND
  • Bachelor of Arts - BA
  • Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert
  • Master of Fine Arts - MFA (PG)
  • Higher National Certificate - HNC
  • Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA
  • Foundation Degree - FD
  • Diploma in Performance - DiplP
  • Certificate of Higher Education - CertHE
  • Certificate - Cert

Musical Theatre and Social Policy at Liverpool Hope University received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 100 out of 100 among 5 respondents.

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