Application Fee: $100 CDN (non-refundable)

All applicants must meet the minimum admission requirements of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

An acceptable English Language Proficiency test score is required, if applicable.

For initial assessment purposes only, copies of unofficial transcripts (uploaded to your application) are acceptable and preferred. Transcripts are required from each institution for the entire academic history, whether or not degree has been awarded, including institutions attended on an exchange. If the English copy is a translation, please include the original language as well.

Degree Certificates – All international transcripts must be accompanied by degree certificates that indicate that the degree has been awarded.

Master of Music

The graduate program in Music (M.Mus.) offers three areas of concentration:

  • Performance
  • Composition
  • Choral or Instrumental Conducting

Expected Duration

  • 2 years

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • Four-year Bachelor of Music or a Conservatory Diploma offered in Residence
  • CV/Resume
  • Statement of Intent
  • Repertoire Listing
  • Portfolio (Composition stream only) - Mail directly to Desautels Faculty of Music
  • Conducting video and Score Analysis (Conducting stream only)
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2

Application Deadlines

Canadian / US / International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Winter 2022 January June 15, 2021 Apply
Fall 2022 September December 1, 2021 Not Open Yet



*Applicants should submit their online application with supporting documentation and application fee by the deadline date indicated.


Course Listings

Department Website

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University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2
+1 204.474.9310