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Academy of Music & Sound Online

Academy of Music & Sound Online

Academy of Music & Sound Online




AMS online is pioneering formal HE music qualifications delivered entirely online. This means that you can apply to study with us without the limitations of geographical location holding you back, despite the operation being run from the UK.

  • You might think that your learning experience might suffer as a result of not attending a traditional college, but this is far from the case.
  • All students studying with AMS Online enjoy face to face teaching via video call.
  • This is a one on one arrangement.
  • Your tutor, mentor or supervisor are quite literally solely focusing on you for your contact time each week.
  • Add to that the flexibility of being able to study when you want, and where you want and you have a truly flexible, manageable platform in order for you to make the most of your Foundation Degree, BA (Hons) top-up or MMus course.
  • Fully validated by the University of West London.

AMS alumni are now successfully working within the UK and global music industry, notable alumni include:

Tristan Evans of the Vamps

Tristan Evans – Drummer in Virgin EMI signed the band, The Vamps. He is also the producer of many of their songs. They have launched their own record label and played in stadiums across the world.

Laurence Jones Blues Artist of the Year

Laurence Jones – Songwriter, guitarist and vocalist, winning Young Blues Artist of the Year in 2014, 2015 and 2016. He has supported Van Morrison, James Bay, Jools Holland and Buddy Guy.

Josh Kumra

Josh Kumra – Signed to Sony RCA, he co-wrote the number 1 single, ‘Don’t Go’ with Wretch 32. Going on to release his album, collaborating with the likes of Naughty Boy and Emeli Sandé.

Eddy Thrower drumming for Lower than Atlantic

Eddy Thrower – Drummer in Lower Than Atlantis, selling out 6 UK tours as well as having 2 Top 40 albums. They have music featured in games such as Tony Hawk and Guitar Hero.


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  • Edinburgh

    1 Grassmarket Edinburgh EH1 2HY, , Edinburgh

    • Exeter

      8 Coombe Street, Exeter, Devon EX1 1DB, , Exeter

      • Gateshead

        191 High St Gateshead NE8 1AS, , Gateshead

        • Glasgow

          22 Jamaica Street, Glasgow G1 4QD, , Glasgow