MTN/MUSON Diploma Course in Music Scholarship 2021/2022

16th Edition: Apply for the MTN Foundation / Muson 2 Year Diploma Course In Music Scholarship Programme, Learn How to Become Master of your Craft, See Admission Requirements, Eligibility, Application Guidelines and Deadline for 2021/2022 Academic Session.

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MTNF/MUSON MUSIC SCHOLARS PROGRAMME 

ADMISSION TO THE MTNF/MUSON DIPLOMA COURSE IN MUSIC

The Musical Society of Nigeria (MUSON) in conjunction with the MTN Foundation (MTNF), announces entrance examinations for the fourteenth (14th) set of the MTNF/MUSON Diploma Course in MUSIC for the 2021/2022 academic year.

The MUSON School of Music is staffed and equipped to meet international standards in Music education.

The examinations will take place from September 6 – 8, 2021 and will take the form of:
• A written examination in Music theory at approximately Grade S standard and general music knowledge.
• An audition on a major instrument or voice of at least Grade 5 standard before a FacultyJury.
• An aural interview.

Admission Requirements: 

Applicants for the MTNF/MUSON diploma course in Music are expected to possess the following minimum academic requirements:
• The General Certificate of Education (GCE) Ordinary Level with credits in at least five (5) subjects including English language.
Or
• The Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSCE) with credits in at least five (5) subjects including English language.
The Five (5) credits must have been obtained at not more than two sittings and before admission to the diploma course.

Other Requirements: 

Practical: Grade five (5) or higher pass certificate of the MUSON School of Music or any other music examining body recognised by the MUSON School such as ABRSM or Trinity.
Theory: Grade five (5) or higher pass certificate of the MUSON School of Music or any other Music examining body recognised by the MUSON School.

NB: Applicants who possess the above Practical or Theory certificates must also satisfy the GCE (0/L) or SSCE requirements.

Interested applicants, who are deficient in the theory requirements but display an oustanding practical ability in the opinion of the Faculty Jury may be considered for admission but must enroll in the remedial theory course to meet the necessary standard by the end of the first year.

Method of Application

• The application form to be filled is available for download at the MUSON website https://muson.org/diploma-school/
• Applicants are to submit application letter, completed forms and attached passport photograph scanned to - [email protected] or [email protected] alongside copies of their certificate.

All applications should reach the:
The Director MUSON School of Music 
8/9 Marina, Onikan 
Lagos on or before August 22nd, 2021.

Incomplete or late applications will not be accepted.

Only short-listed applicants will be notified  and given an examination number which permits them to take examinations, auditions and interview. Successful candidates from the examinations will be invited for admission.

PLEASE NOTE THAT MUSON SHALL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR FINAL SELECTION OF SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES.