Training Opportunity

BA (Hons) in Popular Music Performance and Production

University Centre Rotherham (UCR) creates opportunities and prepares you with the required knowledge, skills, and behaviours to effectively enter the music industry.

The course offers an educational experience where the key focus is on students own career path and progression route.

The course will assist you in nurturing your passion for popular music and stimulate academic curiosity in the subject. Our students are given access to a range of industry connections through experienced lecturers who continually work in the world of music performance and technology.

Our students specialise on their own chosen area of study including, singing, guitar, bass, recording, production etc. by working both an individual and as part of a team.

UCR students continue to turn their passion into careers. We have an incredible alumni working in a large range of employment areas including; performing musicians, composers, producers, live sound engineers, freelance practitioners, event’s organisers, artist management, agents, major and indie record label representatives, venue management and Educators.


64 UCAS points from a combination of the following:

• Minimum of two A Levels
• Level 3 Extended Diploma
• GCSE English grade C or 4 is desirable but not compulsory
• GCSE Maths at grade C or 4 is desirable but not compulsory
• An Access to HE qualification
• All candidates will attend an interview, which includes presentation of a portfolio of work or live audition. Applicants without formal qualifications but who possess a portfolio of evidence and experience may be considered via interview.

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