Course Fees

Studying for a Music Degree is an investment into your future, and our unique industry-focused courses offer real value for money.
We aim to provide the highest level of music training while remaining affordable for our students.

Because we are a specialist music school, we do not bear the huge costs of traditional universities, which means you can access our ground-breaking courses and facilities, with one-to-one tuition and mentoring, while saving on average £12,000 in tuition fees alone.*

And by studying in Leicester, you’ll enjoy all the benefits of a vibrant, multi-cultural and cosmopolitan city with a thriving music scene, while saving £3,400 per year compared to studying in Birmingham, Brighton or Manchester, and £6,000 per year compared to London.**

Course fees per year 

BMus Contemporary Music Performance – £5,995
BA Music Business – £5,995

Fee comparison to other music degree providers
* ICMP BMus Popular Music Performance & BA Music Business – £6,700 (£535/yr over student loan)
* BIMM BMus Popular Music Performance – £7,250 (£1,085/yr over student loan)
* ACM BA Professional Music Performance – £9,000
* Traditional universities – £9,000+

– UK and EU Students

While many schools claim to offer exceptional value for money, Echo Factory is the only private music school with an annual tuition fee less than the current Student Loan allowance (currently £6,165).

*Based on typical university tuition fees of £9,000 per year, with Echo Factory degrees being £5,995.
**2014 study by HSBC states average student spends £196 per week on rent and living costs in Leicester compared to £263 in Brighton, £289 in Birmingham, and £315 in London.

Music degrees at Echo Factory

Find out about our three-year BMus Music Performance and BA Music Business degrees.

Apply now for September 2018.