We're ranked as one of the best universities to study Music in the UK. We have been consistently ranked in top 20 in national league tables of university music departments most recently in The Complete Good University Guide 2018.
Our academics are both experienced researchers and excellent teachers, and our staff are regularly nominated for teaching awards. The excellence of our teaching has been recognised in Newcastle University's Gold rating in the recent Teaching Excellence Framework exercise.
80% of our research was classified as 'internationally excellent' or 'world-leading' in the last REF exercise.
Undergraduate degrees in Music
Join a dynamic community of music students, with opportunities to study a wide range of topics.
Postgraduate degrees in Music
Our postgraduate students can draw on a wealth of music research experience and expertise.
See our facilities
We have outstanding specialist music facilities and excellent teaching facilities. We also offer access to a wide array of equipment and instruments.
Meet our staff
Our academic staff work across a range of fields in musicology, composition and performance. Our friendly support staff are also a key part of the team.