MTN Foundation/Muson Music Scholarship Program 2023 for Aspiring Musicians

MTN Foundation/Muson Music Scholarship

The Musical Society of Nigeria (MUSON), in collaboration with the MTN Foundation (MTNF), has announced the entrance tests for the Seventeenth (17th) set of the MTN/MUSON Diploma Course in Music for the academic year 2023/2024

How To Apply For MTN Foundation/Muson Music Scholarship Program 2023

The MUSON Diploma School of Music meets global music education standards with its staff and facilities. The Entrance Examinations are scheduled from September 5th to September 8th, 2023. The examinations will include:

A written Examination in Music Theory at appropriately Grade 5 standard and general music knowledge:

  • Date: 5th September, 2023
  • Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm

An audition on a major instrument or voice of at least Grade 5 standard before a Faculty Jury:

  • Date: 6th September, 2023
  • Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm

The diploma course is a full time 2 year course offering advanced training in music with the following majors: Piano, Organ, Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass, Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone, Trumpet, Trombone, Percussion, Classical Guitar, Voice.

Students are also required to take 2 terms of an instrument minor other than their major instrumental family. All voice students must pass grade 2 piano, instrumentalists must pass vocal techniques and all students must belong to the choir. Orchestra is required for all string majors. All wind and percussion majors must belong to band. Others who may not be majors are welcome to audition for the orchestra band.

Admission Requirements for the MTN Foundation/Muson Music Scholarship Program

  1. Applicants for the MTNF/MUSON diploma course in Music are expected to possess the following minimum requirements:
  2. The General Certificate of Education (G.C.E) Ordinary Level with credits in five (5) subjects including English Language, or
  3. The Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSCE) with a credit in English Language
  4. The 5 credits must have been obtained at not more than two sittings and before admission to the diploma course.

Other Requirements for the MTN Foundation/Muson Music Scholarship Program

PRACTICAL: Grade five (5) or higher pass certificate of The MUSON School of Music or any other music examining body recognized by the MUSON School.

THEORY: Grade five (5) or higher pass certificate of the MUSON School of Music or any other music examining body recognized by the MUSON School.

NB: Applicants who possess the above practical or theory certificates would have also satisfied the GCE (O/L) or SSCE requirements.

Applicants who are deficient in the theory requirements but show outstanding practical ability may be admitted. These students must take a remedial theory course and must pass the minimum requirements in the first year

Enquiries: school@muson.org, diplomaschool@muson.org | 9AM – 5PM

Application Deadline: August 18, 2023

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the MTN Foundation/Muson Music Scholarship Program 2023/2024

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