Scholarships for current students

An NTU music scholarship provides you with the opportunity to develop your vocal or instrumental skills with one of our expert tutors. A scholarship could pay for lessons for a couple of months, or up to the length of your course.

Develop your musical talents alongside your academic studies, with an NTU Music Scholarship.

NTU Music Scholarship

An NTU Music Scholarship provides you with paid vocal or instrumental tuition from one of our experienced teachers. We offer tuition for voice, piano, strings, brass, guitar, bass, percussion, drums, and woodwind.

Our scholarships are of varying lengths. We may award music tuition for a number of months, a full academic year, or up to the length of your course.

Successful candidates are expected to join at least one of NTU's ensembles, and show full commitment to this and their music tuition.

Can I apply?

You are eligible to apply for a scholarship if:

  • You are enrolled on an NTU undergraduate or postgraduate course.
  • You are a vocalist who has studied to Grade 6 or 7 standard; or an instrumentalist who has studied to Grade 7 or 8 standard.

How do I apply?

We audition current students at the start of each academic year – usually in the first week of term.

If you would like to apply for a scholarship, email music@ntu.ac.uk for more information.

Auditions take place at the NTU Music Centre on our City Campus, with our Director of Music Matthew Hopkins.

NTU Accompanist Scholarship

This award is given to just one or two students every year. It lasts one academic year, and features exclusive tuition with the University's accompanist.

If you are are successful you will have the opportunity to play in Chamber Choir and Choir rehearsals, and accompany vocalists and instrumentalists in our free lunchtime concert series.

Can I apply?

You are eligible to apply for a scholarship if:

  • You are enrolled on an NTU undergraduate or postgraduate course.
  • You have studies piano to at least Grade 8 standard.

How do I apply?

We audition current students at the start of each academic year – usually in the first week of term.

If you would like to apply for a scholarship, email music@ntu.ac.uk for more information.

Auditions take place at the NTU Music Centre on our City Campus, with our Director of Music Matthew Hopkins.

Still need help?

NTU Music
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