Music & Technology - Cork School of Music & Cork

The Masters in Music and Technology offers training and experience to enhance the talents and skills necessary to work in the creative industries of the future. The programme takes full advantage of the CSM's state-of-the-art performance spaces, Recording Suite (Live, Control, and Editing rooms), Electronic Music Studio, dedicated laboratories and many performance opportunities. A cross-faculty body of experienced lecturers and practitioners in the field delivers the programme. Learners from different disciplines will be able confidently and competently to interact with, and find employment within, several fields of study and industry. Adding this training to the opportunity to work with some of the finest up-and-coming musicians in Ireland, from all walks of life, will result in an exceptional Music Technologist.

Location: MTU Cork School of Music, Union Quay, Cork (primarily), and MTU Bishopstown Campus.

The Masters in Music and Technology is a full-time Level 9 course of study worth 90 ECTS credits. The first two semesters (September-January and January-June) each have a 30-credit load, delivered through a combination of 5-credit mandatory and elective modules. Independent work is undertaken over the final June-August period in respect of a 30-credit project.

The type of award, MA or MSc, depends on the nature of the project undertaken during this period.

Subjects taught

No. of semesters: 3 (1 research)
No. of weeks per semester: 13
No. of timetable hours per week:13
Which days: Monday to Friday
Assessment: primarily project-based

Application dates

Irish/EU: 25th August 2024. Non-EU: 31st May 2024.


M.A., MSc.: 90 ECTS


1 year full-time. or Part Time


EU Applicants: €4,000
Non-EU Applicants: €12,000

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  • Qualifications

    Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Full time,Daytime

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