The UBC School of Music graduate programs offer an intensive, diverse and collaborative environment for excellence in performance, composition, conducting, and scholarship.
The Master of Music (MMus) and Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) offer programs in performance and composition. The MMus also offers a program in conducting with emphases in choral, orchestral, and wind instruments. The Master of Arts (MA) and the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Music are offered with emphases in music theory, historical musicology, and ethnomusicology.
Graduates of our program are renowned performers, composers, scholars, educators and successful professionals in the music industry. Graduates are qualified to teach music at the college and university level.