Performance postgraduate degrees

Masters scholarships

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Welcome to the School of Performance and Cultural Industries

Our Masters courses prepare you for both the world of work and further study. You’ll gain the knowledge, skills and expertise to become an active agent within the cultural and creative industries sector. You'll leave with the potential to challenge existing cultural practices, contribute to policy making and shape artistic landscapes and communities. 

We offer a range of flexible study options so you can choose the course which best suits your needs.

Our postgraduate diploma and certificate options allow you to study whilst pursuing your own interests and career ambitions.

All our courses can be studied full or part-time.

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A creative, collaborative community

By joining Leeds you’ll be part of a prestigious, research-intensive Russell Group university, where you’ll gain skills that will be invaluable to you, personally and professionally. You’ll get the chance to take part in research, tailor your experience and take advantage of life-changing opportunities. You’ll benefit from some of the best university facilities available and you’ll be supported every step of the way.

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Find out first-hand about postgraduate study at the School of Performance and Cultural Industries and life at the University of Leeds.

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We know that many people are understandably anxious about the current Coronavirus outbreak, and we are taking further measures to address your concerns, to protect your health and wellbeing, and to ensure that learning can continue.

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If you have any questions and/or require any further information please email our admissions team.