Principal Study and Departments

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Principal Study and Departments

At the heart of your training will be intensive, one-to-one and small ensemble sessions with Guildhall’s core staff of over 400 practitioner teachers.

Explore our Principal Study options and departments below (some options, including Music Therapy and Opera, are available at postgraduate level only):

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Undergraduate training

A four-year programme leading to a Bachelor of Music degree with Honours, where at least two-thirds of the credit of each year is focused on Principal Study. You will have at least 30 individual lessons a year, and performance is central to the programme for everyone.

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Postgraduate training

We offer one of the world's most innovative packages of postgraduate study. Qualifications available include Guildhall Artist in Performance (including Orchestral Artistry) and Composition, Artist Diploma, DMus/PhD, MA in Music Therapy and MA in Opera Making and Writing in association with the Royal Opera House.