Academy of Music and Sound (Edinburgh)

Equivalent to the 3rd year of a degree, this flexible top-up year is designed to follow on from any applicants studying a music related HND. Applicants with relevant industry experience may be accepted through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)!

Validated by the University of West London, the course has been developed to mirror the modern music industry, allowing students to learn the skills to become independent, multi-skilled music practitioners, fluent with various forms of multi-media.

The course:

  • Encompasses all aspects of the modern-day DIY musician, helping you to become an independent artist, band or business.
  • Helps you to gain practical skills whilst building a portfolio of music, contacts and experience
  • Prepares you to work within industries, such as music, gaming and advertising
  • Enables you to have time, space and the opportunity to develop your own sound and work on your material


Follow the link below to find out more about the course:


It is an incredible opportunity for musicians! Click on the below link to apply for the course:


Please contact our Recruitment Manager on or call 0131 656 0600 if you have any enquires.