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Cambridge – Music


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The Facts

UCAS Code:


Standard Requirements:

A levels| A*AA
IB | 40-42, 776 in HL

For other qualifications, check the Cambridge University website.

Required Subjects:

A level/HL Level Music (ABRSM Grade 8 Theory at Merit and above can be considered as a substitute)

Advisable Subjects:

None stated by the university.

None stated by the university.

All applicants need to send written and musical work before interviews. This generally includes one or two essays on the history of music or an analytic response to a piece of music, one or two technical exercises (if studied) and personal compositions. Certain colleges ask applicants to take a written assessment prior to interview.

69 in 2021. (40% offered, 37% accepted)

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