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Music (Performance)

Technological University Dublin

12 months
27000 EUR/year
5000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Music (Performance) programme offered by Dublin Institute Of Technology is designed to prepare graduates for a performing career in the music profession. Applications are welcome from solo instrumentalists, singers, accompanists and chamber ensembles.


The Music (Performance) programme offered by Dublin Institute Of Technology aims to facilitate the artistic, intellectual and creative development of students by providing an integrated and structured programme with performance experience in a wide range of solo and ensemble contexts, underpinned by complementary academic, research and professional studies.

The programme aims to provide a postgraduate qualification in performance for:

  • applicants who have already completed an undergraduate degree in music with a high level of performance and aspire towards a professional career in performance
  • applicants who have professional performing experience and wish to pursue further study in their chosen area

The programme is designed to: 

  • refine and develop individual performance artistry as an instrumentalist/singer/accompanist/chamber musician in a wide range of solo and ensemble contexts.
  • develop creative skills and professional attitudes to enable engagement and collaboration in the music-making process to meet the demands of the performing profession at the highest levels.
  • integrate professional level performance studies with the development of advanced skills in analytical and research skills, critical reflection and communication, with particular emphasis on performance practice.
  • provide a programme of study tailored to the needs of the individual student, with supporting specialist modules of professional relevance and career preparation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Performance Studies
  • Research Studies
  • Discipline Specific Skills
  • Employability Skills.  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • an honours degree (minimum 2.2) in music performance, or
  • an honours degree in music (minimum 2.2) with a strong specialism in performance, or
  • an equivalent qualification and have demonstrated the necessary performing potential or be of equivalent professional standing
  • CV with details of your performing experience (repertoire and performances) musical training and other relevant experience/education 
  • Statement of Purpose outlining your aims and objectives for undertaking postgraduate study in music performance 
  • A recent example of academic writing in music, for example, an academic essay or scholarly programme notes 
  • Academic Transcripts 
  • Two references relating to your music experience, preferably one from your most recent teacher and one from an industry professional. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27000 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5000 EUR per year during 12 months.


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