Bachelor of Music Degree (BMus) - DN517

The Bachelor of Music (BMus) programme is a single major degree.

Students may transfer to the BMus after completing the first year of the BA, subject to entry requirements (below). Alternatively, following completion of the BA, students may add a fourth year to earn a BMus degree.

BMus Entry Routes:

There are two opportunities for students to enter the BMus degree programme after beginning with the BA:

Pathway 1: After completion of Stage 1, students may transfer subject to attaining a Stage-1 GPA of 3.2 or higher in Music (provided they would also progress to Stage 2 according to the general BA regulations).  Students may apply for a transfer through SISWeb https://myucd.ucd.ie/programme_info/transfer.ezc and the closing date for 2017 submission is 1st July and 1st Dec (for 2018).  Please contact the School of Music Administrator at music@ucd.ie for further information.

Pathway 2: After completion of a BA degree, students may proceed to a fourth-year BMus programme subject to attaining a Stage 2-3 GPA of 3.2 or higher in Music.  Please contact the School of Music Administrator at music@ucd.ie for further information.  The closing date for 2017 is 31st August.

**Only under very special circumstances will the School consider transfers outside of these pathways.

See outline of requirements below for completing Music in the BMus.

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