Research is central to Birmingham Conservatoire's ethos, underpinning its creative and performance activities with world-class intellectual, critical, technological and historical enquiry. In the national 2008 Research Assessment Exercise, our research was rated among the top three conservatoires in the UK, and the most highly rated outside London.

You could get a fully funded PhD, plus get extra money for living expenses through the Midlands3Cities Arts and Humanities scholarships in the following areas. The supervising academics for each are listed beside them.