The University of Southampton is a founding member of the Russell Group - an organisation of 24 top UK universities committed to maintaining the highest research and teaching standards, and creating strong links with business and the public sector.
We're in the top 100 in the QS World University Rankings 2021, based on indicators such as research excellence and employability.
Music Department at University of Southampton are among the largest and liveliest music departments in the UK. Our innovative and eclectic curriculum and vibrant research culture create a flourishing environment for studies in performance, composition and musical scholarship of all kinds.
#1 Music undergraduate programme in the UK (Guardian 2019)
#1 Music department for research in the UK (REF 2014)