The University of Johannesburg (UJ) does not offer courses related to music studies at the moment. The university, however, offers students plenty of opportunities to explore their musical talents and abilities in a meaningful manner.

Other Alternatives to Music Courses at UJ

Through UJ Arts and Culture, students can participate in UJ Choir and UJ Drama and Arts.

  • UJ Choir: ​through the UJ choir, students are able to fulfill their music desires and some establish successful careers rooted in the profound experiences that the UJ Choir awards them.
  • UJ Drama: UJ Arts & Culture, a division of the Faculty of Art, Design & Architecture (FADA) produces and presents world-class student and professional arts programmes aligned to the UJ vision of an international university of choice, anchored in Africa, dynamically shaping the future. 
  • UJ Radio: Students who want to pursue careers in radio production and broadcasting can join the UJ FM.

A Tip of Advice

Before you enroll in any music courses out there, you should note that the successful musicians of centuries didn’t have formal music degrees and diplomas. What these musicians had was a pure talent, which continued to take them to greater heights.

It is highly advisable for students to identify courses that will give them primary key skills in the world of today while pursuing music as a secondary option. This significantly broadens career options.