Spend a week on the University of Pretoria campus, enhancing your performance and music skills..
Welcome to the Department of Music at the University of Pretoria, the largest of its kind in South Africa.
The music department is a community where opportunities for performance in classical, jazz or African music are nurtured and stimulated, as well as support for academic excellence and achievement.
Join this department for specialisation in a variety of music studies including performance, composition, musicology, music therapy, music education, music psychology, music technology and ethnomusicology. With 15 full-time music staff and 50 affiliated lecturers, approximately 120 undergraduate and 130 postgraduate music students, a vast network of performance outputs and research studies are produced.
Our facilities include the Musaion auditorium with its excellent acoustics, two Steinway pianos, 6 lecture halls (4 in the Musaion, and 2 on South Campus), practice rooms, music library, as well as specialised facilities for music technology, music therapy, music education and African music.