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Program Information

School:The University of British Columbia - Vancouver
Faculty:School of Music
Degree:Bachelor
Field of Study:Music History, Literature, and Theory
Music, General
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Description:Music Scholarship is for students who have a special aptitude for research in music history, music theory, or ethnomusicology.

Students admitted to the Bachelor of Music program may follow one of four streams: General Studies, Advanced Performance, Scholarship, or Composition. Every stream includes four years of private lessons in an instrument or voice, along with ensemble performance (4 years), music scholarship (3 years), and non-music electives (4 years). The distribution of required and elective courses, in Music and in other subjects, is different for each stream. If you are entering into third year and have a special aptitude for research in music history, music theory, or ethnomusicology, and you meet the performance requirements of the General Studies Major, you may select a Major in Music Scholarship. If you do not meet the performance requirements, you may also study music scholarship in the Bachelor of Arts in Music.
URL:Music: Scholarship at The University of British Columbia - Vancouver
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $6,365
International: $38,854

More information on tuition fees can be found on the UBC undergrad tuition fees webpage.
Careers:Musicians and Singers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*70
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

  • Graduation from high school
  • Minimum of 70% in Grade 11 or Grade 12 English (or their equivalents)
  • At least six academic/non-academic Grade 12 courses (recommended, but not required)

Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Pearson Test of English (Academic) [min. 65] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Portfolio
An audition is also required.
Cost Notes : More information on tuition fees can be found on the UBC undergrad tuition fees webpage.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 09, 2021