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Royal Northern College of Music CON EXC
Manchester, United Kingdom (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
Program Terms: Semester 1,
Semester 2,
Year (Sem 1 & Sem 2),
Year (Sem 2 & Sem 1)
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Level:
Undergraduate
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Language/s:
English
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Program Type:
Exchange Semester/Year
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Anticipated Places:
TBC
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Minimum Mark:
65%; Credit
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Agreement Scope:
Sydney Conservatorium of Music
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Ranking:
Not Applicable
Program Description:
Program Description:

About

Royal Northern College of Music
 
Location: Manchester
Year established: 1973
Student population: 800

*Please Note - November application only* This exchange university only accepts applications once per year for both semesters (all three terms) of the following British academic year. You should apply at the November deadline for the following semester 2/ British autumn term and/or semester 1/ British spring term. Students interested in exchange commencing in semester 1/British summer term need to apply three semesters prior to their intended commencement.

 
About
The Royal Northern College of Music is a constituent conservatoire of the Association Board of the Royals Schools of Music and the third biggest music school in the UK, running exchange programs with a number of establishments throughout the world.

Highlights
The college specialises in training students to world-class levels of music through specialised learning programs and also operates as a performance venue for concerts and other musical events.

Unique Characteristics
The college is divided into six specialist schools: composition, keyboard studies, strings, vocal studies, wind/brass/percussion and popular music performance.

Location
Manchester in north-western England is the UK’s most multicultural city, packed with bars and eateries of almost every cuisine on earth. It has a rich history and culture and its plethora of museums and galleries are easily explored. You can drink, dine and dance until the early hours in swirl of hedonism.


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Academic Information

Course Catalogue 
Information about units of study at the host university.

Subject Area/s: Conservatorium of Music

Exclusions apply
 

Teaching Periods: Semesters/Terms
Autumn Term: September--December
Spring Term: January-March
Summer Term: April-July


*Please Note - November application only* This exchange university only accepts applications once per year for both semesters (all three terms) of the following British academic year. You should apply at the November deadline for the following semester 2/ British autumn term and/or semester 1/ British spring term. Students interested in exchange commencing in semester 1/British summer term need to apply three semesters prior to their intended commencement.

Credit (Full-Time Load/Semester)

University of Sydney

Host University

24cpts

60 credits

 
The above full-time load is indicative only.
Applications for academic credit are assessed by the relevant University of Sydney faculty/department based on: study load, contact hours, assessment requirements and level of study.

Grading System
First – 70-100
Upper Second– 60-69
Lower Second– 50-59
Third – 40-49
Fail – 0-39

Transcripts Issued by Partner
Transcripts will be available at the end of your exchange period.

 
 

Languages

Language of Instruction
Classes at the host university are taught in English.
 
Language Requirement
Non-native speakers of English will need to demonstrate that they meet the language requirement.

 
 

Living

What is the host city like?
Find out more information about the host city.

Accommodation 
Housing options are offered by the host university.
 
Cost of Living
Use this guide to estimate living expenses associated with studying overseas.

Insurance
Students are required to obtain health insurance valid during their exchange.
 

Useful Information

For Exchange/International Students
Specific information for exchange students provided by the host university.
 
Semester/Term Dates
Access the University’s calendar.
 
Orientation
International Student Induction will be held prior to the start of semester.

Support Services 
A range of support services are available to students at the host university. 

Visas
Information from the host university.
Information from the United Kingdom Visas and Immigration.

 
 

Student Experiences

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