Rated top six to study music

We are ranked among the top ten Music departments in the UK, including sixth in the Times Good University Guide 2020 (and top of those six for Teaching Quality and Student Experience); eighth in the Guardian University Guide 2020, and 11th in the Complete University Guide 2020Our NSS satisfaction rate was 94%, with 100% of students agreeing that 'Staff are good at explaining things', 'Staff have made the subject interesting' and ‘I have been able to contact staff when I needed to’.

We offer a diverse and broad range of units, across Composition, Performance and Music History and Analysis, through all years of our single and joint honours programmes. Bristol is one of the UK's centres for the creative industries, and staff and students participate in the diverse musical life of the city.
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