We're a centre for world-leading research and inspirational teaching in music.

Discover an amazing city

As a place to live and study, Sheffield is impossible to beat. See for yourself why our city is a top destination for students with our guide to living in Sheffield.

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Digital Partnership with the Royal Northern College of Music

£2 million pound digital project linking RNCM with Sheffield and other university music departments across the north of England.

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Postgraduate Open Day

Our next postgraduate open day will take place on 21 November, 2017.

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Study with us

Study with us and apply theory to real world solutions. We combine performance, fieldwork and fantastic facilities to enrich your learning experience.

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Research environment

With projects ranging from Björk’s Biophilia to the use of music in dementia care, our world-class research has the power to influence the way music is created and used globally.

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A world of opportunity

Start pursuing your dream career with us. Take part in a reconstruction of a long-lost Broadway musical or develop your employability skills with our Music in the City project.

Careers> Music in the Community> Reconstructing musicals>
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