Department of Music

The Department of Music is one of the most distinguished in the UK, with a history stretching back to 1905 when Edward Elgar was appointed the University's first Professor of Music, and looking forward to the latest cutting-edge developments in the practice and study of music.

Top for leading employers

Birmingham has recently been recognised as the top university for graduates by leading employers in 2020-21

World-class facilities

Our £16 million Bramall Music Building offers students a first-rate learning environment


Posted 24 February 2021

Success for young Birmingham Music graduates

The Department of Music is delighted to share news of recent distinguished student achievement in the conducting field, adding to the illustrious list of graduates from the wider conducting programme at the University.

Posted 12 February 2021

University Music Scholarships in 2021-22

A University Music Scholarship is a great opportunity for prospective students who plan to study something other than Music. You will receive music tuition as well as the chance to take part in our performing ensembles.

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